This was written in response to Writing 101, Day 10: Update your readers over a cup of coffee.
If you and I were having coffee right now … I would ask you how you were and how your work week was. I would ask you if you had done anything special this weekend besides having coffee with me. Continue reading
It is there at that desk in front of the attic window where I am supposed to sit and write. I am surrounded by the tools of my craft – laptop, printer, thesaurus, dictionary, pens in a variety of colors, notebooks, ream of paper, scissors and tape (still used for the original cut and paste method I was taught in journalism school) and reference books (Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg; Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott; On Writing Well by William Zinsser; and even an old edition of The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. White) to help fight writer’s block
– Lynne Brown, Through the Attic Window
“Where do I write?” you ask.