Days before the election, a lot of us are sick of “talk.” Talk that is lies, talk that is a twist of the truth or “white lie,” talk that is spin. My question for all who would lead us, “What have you done for us lately?”
The record, the resume, the latest legislation. The diplomatic visit, the executive order, the newly-created commission or budget cuts. What have you DONE, lately?
I know people who talk a lot about writing who never do it. I know people who talk a lot about working on the work but never work. They think they’re working, because their talk is cheap and flowing fast as raw sewage. To them it smells heavenly; to me, it reeks.
Can you tell I don’t like slackers?
So NaNoWriMo is a chance for writers to put their