Writing (woes)

I actually did some work on my story “If By Reason of Strength” today, but it wasn’t very much or very good. I have a great idea that I just can’t seem to manage yet. I know the whole story, more or less. I know how it ends. I know what problem needs to be overcome by the protagonist. But I can’t seem to find the tone that I am looking for and it’s frustrating. Like herding kittens! But I’m keeping at it…

About Jamie Todd Rubin

Jamie Todd Rubin writes fiction and nonfiction for a variety of publications including Analog, Clarkesworld, The Daily Beast, 99U, Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and several anthologies. He was featured in Lifehacker’s How I Work series. He has been blogging since 2005. By day, he manages software projects and occasionally writes code. He lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and three children. Find him on Twitter at @jamietr.