Writing takes time and serious commitment. I’m not going to try to sugar coat it and I’m definitely not going to try to convince you otherwise. And if you think that I’m going to bestow upon you the magical elixir that will make you finish your novel then you might as well stop reading now.… Read More 7 Tips for Finding Time and Motivation to Write
I hope you have a wonderful week and as always if you have anything you would like me to talk about in a… Read More Wednesday Writing Prompts 31-40
Rejection. 9 characters. 3 syllables. 1 terrifying word. Rejection. The sinking heartache, the tightening in your chest and the clenching of your jaw to restrain the tears that want to seep when you sense rejection looming. And you don’t just feel it when you send your manuscript to an agent or publisher. It’s with… Read More 5 Best-Selling Authors who Faced Rejection and Won.
Thank you all for stopping in. I hope these prompts have inspired you and if you liked what you saw don’t forget to subscribe, so you don’t miss out… Read More Wednesday Writing Prompts 21-30
Who doesn’t love Disney? I’m sure many of you have seen the influx of re-imagined stories that seem to have sprung up in recent years. I don’t know about you but, I’m in love with them. (I’ll provide some of my favorites at the bottom.) So, why not try one out yourself? Let’s get your… Read More 11 Disney Re-imagined Writing Prompts
Writing book blurbs can be a pretty intimidating task for a lot of writers. It’s completely understandable because it’s the selling point of your book. No worries, because I’m here to make the task a little bit less daunting. I want to start out with the most common confusion I see in the multiple… Read More How to Write a Killer Book Blurb
One line really drove my ambition to write Hello, Darkness. “After all, I was the little girl they found curled on the floor, screaming about monsters.” It was that line that I couldn’t let go from my first drafts. It’s jumped around and found its home in several different places, but it’s always been there.… Read More 10 Dialogue Writing Prompts
Are you just starting on your writing journey? Maybe you’re a hobbyist that wants to transition to something more serious? Well, I’d like to introduce you to these seven lovely ladies that have helped me make that same transition.
Wondering what your next project should be? Let’s get the juices flowing with these 10 “What if… ” Writing Prompts.… Read More 10 “What if…” Writing Prompts
“I’m a writer, but I regularly find myself staring at a blank screen. Where do I find inspiration?” The answer is – EVERYWHERE! But for this week let’s talk about finding inspiration in song lyrics.