What do you do when you’re really into someone but they are not a good writer and probably won’t ever be? Do you sleep with them anyway?
(I’m a dude.)
Dear (I’m a dude.),
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Poetry and I needed a time-out, a mutually-agreed break-up. Call it conscious uncoupling, if you want. Writing no longer felt therapeutic or rewarding and the bitter feelings I had towards my MFA program also … [Read More]
Dear Fury, I am a newbie writer who has tried many careers before coming back to the one Ms. James suggested for me in the… [Read More]
Dear Fury, I am currently enrolled in a fully-funded MFA program, and am so grateful for the opportunity and privilege I have. However, one of… [Read More]
Dear Fury, You know how movies have ratings like PG, PG-13 and R? Well, a lot of my writing tends to fall under R, as… [Read More]
Dear Fury, How much of a claim do I have on my own life? Memories are permanent and I cannot help but have them jump… [Read More]
Dear Fury, My problem is a bit embarrassing but since this is an anonymous forum, I’m going to let it all hang out. I’m a… [Read More]
I have fallen in love in mid-life. It’s a passionate, wild ride for me right now with this lover, Wry Ting. My spouse/partner, the house, the plants, the laundry, the meals, the relatives, the … [Read More]
How can a gal reconcile her personal ideologies with the professional world?
I understand that this world is filled with humans, and I sometimes hold people to higher standards than any mammal should be held, … [Read More]
There’s a woman in my writer’s group who is constantly putting the rest of us down. She’s the only one who’s published and it’s like she thinks she’s better because of it. I mean, … [Read More]