kitchen table math, the sequel: Four Blocks by Doug Sundseth

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Four Blocks by Doug Sundseth

Real-author first-draft technique:

1) Stare at the blank page until drops of blood form on your forehead.

2) Dip your finger in the blood and write a sentence.

3) Repeat until done.

BTW, can somebody recommend a product that will remove blood from a monitor?


b-ass ackwards
what do authors do?
Four Blocks by Doug Sundseth
Vlorbik on what authors do
cranberry on the real world
Writing Block
Sifting and Sorting Through the 4-Blocks Literacy Model

1 comment:

r. r. vlorbik said...

"sit at the typer and open a vein"
works for me; this appears to be
an exercise for *experts*.

which of course includes doug sundseth.
who is good to hear from. been a while.