Feeling stressed, overwhelmed, and burnt out in your writing life? Here are some gentle affirmations for writers who may be struggling right now. You are doing just fine, my friend.Leave a Comment
Grief is not a linear, five-step process. It’s messy. It’s ugly. It’s devastating. Writing won’t help you make sense of it. Writing won’t make it go away. But even if you’re not a writer by trade, writing can help patch up your broken heart.Leave a Comment
Are you a “slow” writer who struggles to write once a week, let alone every day? Do you like GIFs of cute dogs? Then you’ve come to the right place.Leave a Comment
Depression can wreck your writing life — but there are a few ways you can reclaim your creativity even if you can’t write.2 Comments
If we want our characters to act and speak like real people, we need to study how real people act and speak.One Comment
I traded passion, inspiration, and motivation for more money — and it was the worst trade deal in the history of trade deals, maybe ever.4 Comments
Ready to kick your inner critic in the teeth? Here’s how.One Comment
You shouldn’t step out of your comfort zone. You should stomp on it. Kill it with fire!2 Comments
Need some motivation to write your best work and become your best self? Here are 8 of the best TED talks for writers (and by writers!).2 Comments
CW: This post discusses self-harm, addiction, and relapse.
Is there any worse feeling than going back to square one?
Yeah, there is – and that’s never leaving square one for a second, a third, perhaps a tenth time.One Comment