Author Archives: Chris Rosales

Chris Rosales

About Chris Rosales

Rosales is the author of SILENCE THE BIRD, SILENCE THE KEEPER, which recently won the McNamara Creative Arts Grant and was short-listed for the Faulkner-Wisdom Award. He is also a three-time winner of Center of the American West’s Thompson Award for Western American Writing. Most recently his work is forthcoming in 5280: Denver’s Magazine and has appeared in Bull: Men’s Fiction. He runs a blog at

3 Possibilities for Defeating Writer’s Block

Today’s guest post is by Chris Rosales. Writer’s block. Damn. What was I gonna say? It happens to all of us. My own particular method of avoidance is to pretend it does not exist. As Marcus Aurelius said, “Eliminate the sense of injury, and one eliminates the injury.” But what if we find ourselves blocked […]