How to Develop Your Best Novel Writing Ideas | Writing Forward

Have you hit a roadblock writing your first novel... if so, read this. It will help you to understand why. ❤ Which of your novel writing ideas are worth your time? Here are some tips for developing your best story ideas. Source: How to Develop Your Best Novel Writing Ideas | Writing Forward

10 Places to Help You Find Your Muse

Do you have trouble finding writing inspiration? Are you buried in your writing and you just can't seem to find the motivation to get through creating and typing your next page? Then you have come to the right place! It is a well-known fact that finding writing inspiration can sometimes be hard. They call it … Continue reading 10 Places to Help You Find Your Muse

Grammar – It Gets Your Attention

Have you ever started reading a book, but could not get through it, because there were so many grammar mistakes? I have too! Good grammar is paramount to your book selling and appealing to a wide audience. Of course, this applies to your blog posts, as well. I actually have a book called, "The Little … Continue reading Grammar – It Gets Your Attention

Manic Mondays

I stumbled upon the above cartoon at Susan Cushman’s blog  and had to share it.  This is surely the truth for most of us writer types out there.  Our past experiences contribute to our writing in so many ways.  College professors will expound on the virtues of writing what you know because it gives a budding … Continue reading Manic Mondays

Writer’s Block? WHO ME?

BlogHer had a great prompt today: “Have you ever had extended writers' block? How long did it last? What did you do to break out of it, and do you have tips for other bloggers?” I was excited to see this prompt today because I know at one time or another everyone has some degree … Continue reading Writer’s Block? WHO ME?

Writer’s Block? WHO ME?

BlogHer had a great prompt today: “Have you ever had extended writers' block? How long did it last? What did you do to break out of it, and do you have tips for other bloggers?” I was excited to see this prompt today because I know at one time or another everyone has some degree … Continue reading Writer’s Block? WHO ME?

Silver Musings

I am on strike for today.  I am worn out.  Blogging 101 and Writing 101 has taken its toll.  I have been madly writing for over a month straight and I need a break.  I could not come up with a single thing to write about for Writing 101’s prompt today.  I hit the brick … Continue reading Silver Musings