Tag: creative writing

Badass Writers to Watch for in 2021

Creative Ops is a podcast for creative people, by creative people. We get to know the creator, their process, and talk about the stuff they make. Artists, musicians, professionals, parents, medical pros, etc...

Howdy Folks! If you’ve been here before, you may have known that I, Christopher Tallon, am the host of Creative Ops (a podcast for creative people, by creative people). If not…well, I am. As the year winds down, I wanted to tell anyone who… Continue Reading “Badass Writers to Watch for in 2021”

Behind “The Process”: Get It Over With (Writing First Drafts)

Sometimes you have to power through your first draft

One of the toughest things about creative writing is getting through the pain of a first draft. Go into it with the right mindset, get it over with, and let the real fun begin!

Behind “The Process”: Sentence Design 101 (The Art of REARRANGEMENT)

Words not coming out right on the page? Don’t toss it out! You might only need to tweak a sentence or two. Here’s how I rework a sentence that doesn’t flow right…

Behind “The Process”: FAQ from the Internet writing community

Christopher Tallon fields writing questions from the internet writing community.

Long Sleeves (a poem)

Hey, folks. So I used to play in bands, write songs, and all that fun stuff. Don’t have the time for it anymore, but this was always one of my favorite originals to play. So I figured, might as well share it, now as… Continue Reading “Long Sleeves (a poem)”