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so what is Scott Bakker reading? posted 13 March 2005 in Author Q & Aso what is Scott Bakker reading? by Cu'jara Cinmoi, Author of Prince of Nothing

When I quit smoking cigarettes... not a word for almost eight months! Otherwise, I rarely get 'blocked,' where I can't write anything, but I get distracted, where I can't seem to write much, or simply stupid, where I write all kinds of stuff I simply can't stand!

And then there's the binges... <!-- s:wink: --><img src="{SMILIES_PATH}/icon_wink.gif" alt=":wink:" title="Wink" /><!-- s:wink: -->

The key to me has always been the same. Wake up at 5AM. And do not, under any circumstance 'wait for inspiration to come.' Inspiration is the product of pounding one's head against the computer screen, not watching Oprah. My problem is that 11 years of working midnights to put myself through school has made sleep a dicey proposition for me. Some time I can't get to sleep until 5AM. view post


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