Luc Reid - writing and the psychology of habits



A Strange Subculture Term Every Day on Twitter

To celebrate the publishing of the second, expanded, newly illustrated edition of my book Talk the Talk: The Slang of 67 American Subcultures…

A Strange Subculture Term Every Day on Twitter

To celebrate the publishing of the second, expanded, newly illustrated edition of my book Talk the Talk: The Slang of 67 American Subcultures…

Lon Prater reviews the Marshall Plan Novel Writing SoftwareLon Prater kindly agreed to guest post about Marshall Plan novel writing software. Lon is a friend…View Post

Lon Prater reviews the Marshall Plan Novel Writing Software

Lon Prater kindly agreed to guest post about Marshall Plan novel writing software. Lon is a friend…

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Guest Post: The 8 Habits of Highly Successful AuthorsThis guest post is a contribution from author/agent Evan Marshall and Martha Jewett, who together…View Post

Guest Post: The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Authors

This guest post is a contribution from author/agent Evan Marshall and Martha Jewett, who together…

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When Writing Fiction is a Disturbing Occupation
Most of my novel writing recently has been happening on the #86 commuter bus from Richmond to…View Post

When Writing Fiction is a Disturbing Occupation

Most of my novel writing recently has been happening on the #86 commuter bus from Richmond to…

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Still Not Getting to That Goal? Four Essential Factors
I started this blog about four and a half years ago and started doing energetic research into…View Post

Still Not Getting to That Goal? Four Essential Factors

I started this blog about four and a half years ago and started doing energetic research into…

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Tools for Choosing Character Names
In my current novel, my character names have been a mess. I’ve used up hours naming and renaming…View Post

Tools for Choosing Character Names

In my current novel, my character names have been a mess. I’ve used up hours naming and renaming…

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My latest story now live on Daily Science Fiction: Uh .. Guys?

Daily Science Fiction, a free electronic science fiction and fantasy magazine, published my short short story of aliens observing an Earth in peril, “Uh … Guys?” last week for their e-mail subscribers and today free for everyone at http://dailysciencefict…

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Using Gold Coins in Writing
I’m nearly through reading Roy Peter Clark’s book Writing Tools, which is proving tremendously…View Post

Using Gold Coins in Writing

I’m nearly through reading Roy Peter Clark’s book Writing Tools, which is proving tremendously…

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Valley Players Present the 2013 Ten Fest of 10-Minute Plays

Thursday evening, Valley Players in Waitsfield, Vermont presents the 6th annual Ten Fest, a festival of 10-minute plays by Vermont authors. Included is my play “Willing,” in which an author struggles with her characters in an increasingly difficult…

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A Simple Mnemonic for Being on Time
Lateness isn’t an enormously complicated problem, but a lot of us have trouble with it, whether…View Post

A Simple Mnemonic for Being on Time

Lateness isn’t an enormously complicated problem, but a lot of us have trouble with it, whether…

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