Monthly Archives: August 2015

Posted in writing.

Michelle – that would be me – suffered what might be called a catastrophic crash in the middle of May, and recovered in time to do a frenetic revision, a book review column, and copy-edits of the aforementioned frenetic revision. This did not lead, oddly enough, to a stable, happy frame of mind when I once again confronted my personal nemesis, Grave. I was very burned out. I’ve mentioned before, but will say it again: when the writing is Not Going Well, I tend to withdraw from the wider world. I’m not terribly social-media active to begin with, so it’s not always immediately obvious, but I reach a point, when struggling with words, where I begin to feel that I … Continue reading