Can you pretend to be someone else?

Can you pretend to be someone else?

A few days ago a friend of mine who’s also a writer, Joan Hall, got me involved in a “game” on Twitter. We had to describe our WIP (work in progress) in three words. This was the result… “Always be yourself” were the first three words that I came up with and a second later I …

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A writer’s desk #writingnook

A writer’s desk #writingnook

How do you imagine a writer’s desk? A huge mahogany table enlightened by a sunbeam coming from a bow window? A modern desk covered in notes from which the shape of a laptop surfaces? Or a piece of furniture, tidy and clean, with just a laptop, a notebook, a pen and some literary award? However …

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Short movies and illusions #inspiration

Short movies and illusions #inspiration

Where does the idea for a story come from? To tell you the truth, as a reader, I never really think about it. When a good story grabs my attention, it’s unusual for me to linger about its genesis. As a writer though I’m always well aware of what inspire my stories and I often …

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The heroes of early morning

The heroes of early morning

Let’s debunk a myth. It’s not that early risers doesn’t like to sleep. They appreciate a full eight hours night of sleep like everyone else. The reason why they get up early to get stuff done is not some masochistic game, it’s just that: they want to get stuff done. And they know they’re more …

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Writer on vacation! – part 1

Writer on vacation! – part 1

It’s strange to be home again. Believe it or not, this one to the States was the longest trip I’ve ever took and being home again after two weeks it’s odd at first. Just to start, my home’s rooms seem huge after the hotel’s rooms. Andrea and I have been to very good hotels, but …

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Writer, come home! Join #TribeWriters2.0

Writer, come home! Join #TribeWriters2.0

A few days ago, when I first logged in the brand new version of Tribe Writers from my smartphone, the first sentence I saw was this: You are here: Home. I knew that the sentence was about my position in the website, but this made me smile, because that’s how Tribe Writers make me feel: …

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