The Power of Positive Drinking

It’s a well-documented fact that many revered authors were drinkers.  Not teetotalers, but hardcore, slam-them-back, liver abusers.  And aside from the moderation argument, is there anything outwardly wrong with that?  The love of libation is not reserved for the creative elite, far from it, but the fascination with prominent figures, especially their quirks and idiosyncrasies, … Continue reading The Power of Positive Drinking

Writing Quotes – Inspiration or Desperation?

Do quotes from famous authors motivate, or just remind us how far away from our goals we actually are? The question came to me during a visit to Disney World earlier this week.  Walt was the king of inspirational quotes.  As I toured the Parks, noticing I was the only one in shorts (56 degrees … Continue reading Writing Quotes – Inspiration or Desperation?