Sam Becker

I come from a media background having worked in radio and television. I also do some freelance writing and listen to lots of Madball. Living the rainy life in Seattle.

There's nothing more devastating to a writer than hitting a brick wall that seems to stifle creativity and imagination. I've found that while overcoming writer's block takes time,...
'Was' and 'were' are all right in small doses, but most of the time they can be replaced by stronger, punchier verbs. It makes for more compelling prose.