Tag: Charles Dickens

If You Like Your Christmas, You Can Keep Your Christmas

He had no further intercourse with Spirits, but lived upon the Total Abstinence Principle, ever afterwards; and it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, …

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If only it was that easy

I’ve said this before. Writing is hard. Writing well is harder. While I’m of the mind that the hardest thing is to actually park one’s ample backside in a chair, there’s still a lot to be said about the struggle to find inspiration. True, I spent most of the last three years writing at least …

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