On Writing: Hot Damn, 20GayTeen

A writing update: I haven’t been blogging much this year, which is primarily because I’ve been concentrating all of my time and energy on Projects. That gets a capital ‘P’ because these are Big Projects, and Big Projects need capitalization.

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I haven’t made a new post since May…

If you’ve been reading The Verbal Thing regularly (which would be a feat and you are commended for it), you know that I don’t post as consistently as I’d like. To be completely honest, since I started this blog, my goals for it have often fallen by the wayside as life has repeatedly kicked me in…

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The last two months

Today, I looked at The Verbal Thing for the first time in a while. I logged into WordPress, went to my dashboard, approved some Pingback comments and realized that I haven’t published a post since March (despite having plenty of drafts to work from). At first, I was irritated with myself. For a while, I was…

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(Not) understanding death

I don’t know how to write this post. I’ve started it and erased it and started it over at least four times, now. It seems that even though words have always been the one thing I’m good at, this time, they’re failing me. And I don’t really know what to do about it, other than…

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