Sculpting Your Work

Writing is not like painting where you add. It is not what you put on the canvas that the reader sees. Writing is more like a sculpture where you remove, you eliminate in order to make the work visible. Even those pages you remove somehow remain.Elie Wiesel

I woke up to snow this morning after a week of warmer temperatures. I might venture out for a walk or stay inside with the wonderful excuse it's snowing outside.

Today, considering the quote freewrite about Sundays. Set the timer for thirty minutes, then with the precision of a sculptor remove the extra words. Even with the words removed did your general theme remain? Now get back to work!

The Writing Nag