New Beginnings

Tomorrow I start a new job. It’s funny how the working life affects the creative life. For years, I had a routine that seemed to work very well. I would write and/or read on my commute to work, taking tiny steps towards a project. If I had a deadline, I would also do some work…

Genius Project Update #11

The temptation was to put off writing my update for November so soon because I had just posted my update for October, but if I’ve learned anything it’s don’t put things off. Time has a way of interfering with the best intentions. Usually when I’m late posting an update, it’s because I’m having a challenging…

Genius Project Update #10

Wow.  I am late getting my October update out.  Usually, the later my update the worse the current month is going; which means that November should have been pretty bad.  But it wasn’t.  I had started this update early in November and then got distracted.  So here is October’s update.  November will follow soon.  I…

Genius Project Update #6

June played out similarly to May, in terms of the Genius Project.  I didn’t make my minimum quota for the month of June. Spending an average of 60 minutes a day seems very easy to do in the planning stages, but when reality sets in… I don’t have a good reason for this — excuses, yes;…