October 23, 2018

Sometimes the reason that we don't write isn't because we don't have good ideas. It's because we have too many, and we don't know where to start. How do we know which to focus on? How do we keep the focus on that one idea without skipping around?

I'd like to address the...

October 2, 2018

Whether you're a Seat-of-your-pants writer, a perfectionist at plotting, or a healthy mix of both, the one thing you need to keep in mind with your story is its structure. 

Structurally speaking, stories follow a pattern. And as humans who've been telling and enjoying s...

September 25, 2018

One thing most of us don't have, is a lot of time. That being said, we need to be able to use our writing time wisely when we do get a free minute. 

Here are a few tips. 

Alleviate Distractions. Shut out noise, shut off the internet, turn your phone to silent or better y...

August 31, 2018

Every person who calls themselves a writer, needs to read this book. This is a fantastic book that walks through the reasons why nobody's listening or interested when we, the writer, start describing our fantastical, emotionally close, journeys that we take with the ch...

July 24, 2018

Start with the end in sight. Where do you want your book to go? How will it end? You don’t have to know exactly, but you should have a vague idea at least so you know how to tie the pieces of your novel together.

You can’t work with a story if you don’t have a story to...

July 10, 2018

Simply, you start writing. You carve out the time in your busy schedule, because we make time for the things that are most important to us. You actually sit down and open a document to work on whether it’s a piece you already have written or a fresh, blank page. Then y...

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