Tag Archives: Writing

the key, the muse, and everything else

This morning in my garden I turned on the soaker hoses and pulled weeds under the light mist they give off. It’s a nice place to ruminate about things I store up for later. Pulling weeds from the earth also … Continue reading

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When people tell you what to write about

When you write professionally, people will tell you what to write about all the time. You are getting paid to produce copy they specifically want. But when you blog and people tell you what to write about, you have the … Continue reading

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To lurk, or not to lurk

by Madeline Laughs I’m not much of a lurker. I guess if I have an opinion about a subject I tend to take it up with the person doing the talking. It just so happens that I have an opinion … Continue reading

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I wrote that?

by Madeline Laughs I was plundering some of my old posts last night and re-reading some of the events I have processed over the last few years. One post caught my eye and I sat back to read through the … Continue reading

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Setting yourself up to be Judged

by Madeline Laughs I met an anonymous personality on Facebook a while back who eventually deleted and blocked a huge circle of her “friends” when they got too close and started judging her. I finally understand why she was anonymous … Continue reading

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Madeline Laughs, an unDisciplined Writer

by Madeline Laughs I would love nothing more to do all day long, except write. Many of my close personal friends that read my writing these days tell me that I have a very twisted mind. I admit that this … Continue reading

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Getting something out of being read

by Madeline Laughs I have been giving some thought lately to what I’d like to get out of having my work read. I like seeing the numerous people that stop by to have a look. Whether they found us through … Continue reading

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