Sibille Rose Blog

WQ – Writer’s Block

I haven’t written in a week. It’s like holding your breath under water. You feel an awful constriction and then the instinct to propel yourself. – D. A. Botta

August Bullet Journal

This summer has flown by, but as I get older everything seems to be doing that and they tell me it doesn’t get better. But another month means another bullet journal spread. I’ve completely revamped...

Week In Review 7.24.17-7.29.17

Happy Saturday, folk! How was your week? I had a pretty good one. I got all my posts out when I intended (we all know that doesn’t always happen), and I’ve been able to start...

The Princess Bride – A Book Review

The Dread Pirate Roberts. Inigo. Fezzik. The six-fingered man. Prince Humperdink. Buttercup. Westly. All the favorite characters that I met first through the movie (much as I hate to admit that I’d seen the movie...

WQ – Learn to Think About the Concepts

Reading a book about management isn’t going to make you a good manager any more than a book about guitars will make you a good guitarist, but it can get you thinking about the most...

Week In Review 7.16.17-7.23.17

I’ve been quiet on the blog this past week in an effort to get caught up and prep some things to post. I really don’t like rattling off posts on the fly but more often...

WQ – You Are the Only You

“Start telling the stories that only you can tell, because there’ll always be better writers than you and there’ll always be smarter writers than you. There will always be people who are much better at doing this or doing that – but you are the only you.” – Neil Gaiman

Novel Writing & Playwrighting Similarities

A novel is a larger slice of life than a play. Reader’s don’t follow a character from birth until death (usually) so it would make sense that there are items left open or unresolved when the story wraps itself up…