Re-Creation

Sunday. A photo posted by Lena Prickett (@notsurprising) on Apr 10, 2016 at 6:31am PDT This weekend I started work on a copy of one of my favorite shirts. This type of patternmaking is called “rubbing off,” and though the term is giggle-prone, it’s my favorite clothes-making method. Unfortunately, it’s looking like I won’t finish […]

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Habituated environments

I was just reading this great article on Copyblogger about becoming a more productive writer through planning and preparation. One point the author raised was the importance of setting up a consistent writing environment, whether it’s a physical space or a type of music or a preferred beverage. I’m really into this idea. I love […]

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The late night outline

For some reason, I seem to get overwhelmingly motivated right before I’m trying to go to sleep. Suddenly, I feel like going for a long run, doing 100 push-ups, or writing 1,000 pages of the next Great American Novel–all things I’m rarely interested in during waking hours. I think we’ve all felt more awake when […]

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