Jacquie’s muse gives her a pep talk, something a lot of writer’s seem to need during these troubled times. Enjoy!
Advice from a
Sardonic wise Muse
Diana Peach from Myths of the Mirror has kindly opened her blog to guests with a challenge to write a short story about your muse. Here’s mine:
“It’s your turn.”
I nod absently and continue staring at the board as though the answer is going to appear any time and if I look away for even a millisecond it’ll be gone forever. “I know, just give me a minute, will you?”
“A minute wouldn’t be bad. You’ve been in this exact same place for days now. How do you expect to get anywhere by staring into space?”
He doesn’t understand. It’s not that easy to catch the right word, line, paragraph before it disappears into the ether. “Brilliance takes time,” I tell him.
He snorts. “Pardon me, I didn’t realize you had such high aspirations. Still, you’re not get any younger–“
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