Austin Alander

  • Austin Alander replied to the topic in the forum Austin Alander 3 years, 8 months ago

    How is everyone doing with their short stories so far?

  • Austin Alander replied to the topic in the forum Austin Alander 3 years, 10 months ago

    The main reason I don’t think I could do a whole story a month is that I prefer long form. So I hope to do as much output but just in bigger projects if that makes sense.

  • It would be awesome to have a place to have some real time chats, set up meetings, hold writing groups etc. Do you think we could set something like that up somehow? Forums are great but have a time wall and a bit of a disconnect in conversation.

    Slack seems to be working well for cruise alumni, so maybe something like that?

    Thanks!
    -Austin

  • Austin Alander started the topic in the forum 3 years, 10 months ago

    Lately I’ve been trying to prep myself to start writing at least one short story every three months so I can always enter the writers of the future contest. But I feel like it would be easier if a group of us pledged to do it so we could keep each other motivated.

    If you haven’t heard about the contest here’s the link:…[Read more]

  • Austin Alander replied to the topic in the forum Austin Alander 3 years, 11 months ago

    There are some things you just can’t give yourself though. Otherwise people wouldn’t be social creatures.

  • Austin Alander started the topic in the forum 3 years, 11 months ago

    I found people I would consider my tribe on the two writing excuses cruises I went on but now that I’ve felt that for the first time it’s given my life a huge contrast and my depression is getting harder to keep at bay.
    I know that I still have all of you out there but the internet just doesn’t cut it as my primary source for being social.
    Where…[Read more]