In terms of writing updates, I am of course still framing. I am now at 1,672 words in my outline. That translates to a very long story written out. I will have to do some editing after I finish outlining this week!
An Evening with Katherine Farmer
A multi-part exploration of how ethics affects our literary approach
In the Beginning, there was Matt. And he beheld his years of unfinished writing projects...
What has ten days taught me?
The motivators that got the ball rolling
Slow and steady wins the race, but sometimes we may need to run anyway.
For those new to it, time boxing is simply fixing a time period to work on a task or group of tasks. Instead of working on a task until it’s done, you commit to work on it for a specific amount of time instead.And it's true. It seems so simple, and yet it has revolutionized my working ability. It's not that I haven't used it in the past. I think we all have at some point. Still, when you get into the nuts and bolts of honing it as a skill, life becomes much happier, simpler, and productive.
But don’t let the simplicity of the concept deceive you — there’s much more to this tool than meets the eye.