This one went much smoother than the first which we hoped would be the case. I also think we focused the content more to our original concept which was to drill down into writing processes. We’re still all learning as we go but we’re getting better at understanding what it takes, how to be worthy of listeners. I’ll be interested to hear the rough cut that Toby’s putting together at this point to see how much of that optimism is warranted.
It’s hard not to be ultra-critical of myself but that’s the way I deal with everything. I don’t dwell on past mistakes but I also don’t let myself off the hook. I feel the moment I give myself a pass is the moment I begin a downward slide to mediocrity of will and spirit. My work may never rise to the level of anything remotely great but I will always strive for those goals.… Read the rest