• Writing

    The Great Dictation Experiment

    by So I’m trying an experiment I’ve talked about several times in the last year or so. Maybe even longer. Getting to and from work for me takes about 50 minutes in the car. Ordinarily, most of that time is taken up by listening to podcasts. I’m subscribed to around 30 at any given time and usually one or two of them are recent so I’m working my way through back catalog. But I’ve thought about using this time a little differently, or at least some of it, by dictating fiction. First draft, theoretically. The basic idea is that I talk into my phone (or possibly my Zoom) for part or…