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Toxic People: Why So Many Writers Just Can’t Say No

You don’t make friends with people so much as you try to swallow them whole, and then regurgitate them back out onto paper.
—The Writer’s Husband

I’m the writer, and the quote above is from my husband. It might sound funny now, but at the time I was really offended that he would say such a thing. I wasn’t some smarmy writer worming my way into inner circles, drinking in people and conversations only to skewer them later in my fiction…was I?

But I had to admit, he had a point. Continue Reading

Best Blogs and Links for INFJ Creatives

As some of you know who read this blog regularly, I’m pretty interested in the Myers Briggs personality types. I’m an INFJ and I’ve written a few articles on being an INFJ (or INFP) writer. I’ve found a lot of excellent resources for INFJs on the web, but I’ve also noticed that some of these resources aren’t so easy to dig up.

The following is a “best of” list for any INFJ writer, INFJ artist, or just plain INFJ sensitive (which is all of us, to be honest): Continue Reading