Unknown the Critic


Being your worst critic can be a double edged sword.  It can either help you, in the sense that it makes you question your work to improve it or it makes you hesitant to share it.  In most cases I end up posting whatever piece it was, but there are times that I just completely scrap it and its then lost forever.  Unknown the Critic, really does have a ring to it.

Since I started posting my pieces, from time to time, I get messages from fellow IGers, asking me for advice and critiques on some of their works.  This usually becomes an inner quarrel.  How am I to critique someone else if I’m so hard on myself.  Who am I to critique when I feel my writing is just as flawed as anyone else’s.  How can I give an honest critique, when there are times I have bashed myself into the ground and have nearly driven myself to give up.  How?

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Inspiration and Motivation


“Oh the trees, the pretty trees and the clouds in the sky inspire me to write the things i do.”

That is the response I wish I could give when asked what inspires and motivates me.  My response is quite intricate because it usually has to be followed by an explanation.

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Welcome to knowing the Unknown


Welcome to my blog.

I have been on the fence about starting a blog for some time now.  I honestly didn’t even know where to start.  I felt i wasn’t going to have time for it and then all the procrastination and self doubt kicked in.  I began to ask myself all of those downing questions,

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