How to Create a Free Writing Retreat

How to Create a Free Writing Retreat | Looking for a way to get some writing done but can't afford to rent a cabin in the woods? Check out my tips for creating a free writing retreat!

Need to make progress on your writing projects but can’t afford a retreat? Then let’s talk about how to create a free writing retreat. Original photo by Kristin Ellis  Now, I won’t say that you don’t regularly need a real retreat. You know, one where you get away and do the writing. I love those, […]

How to Start a Writer’s Notebook

How to Start a Writer's Notebook | Looking for ways to start a writer's notebook? Check out these tips!

Wondering how to start a writer’s notebook? Trying to figure out how you’re going to keep everything organized for NaNoWriMo? Are you a writer who has too damn much going on to get anything organized in your mind? Let’s chat. Original photo by Bookblock  I’m talking about how to start a writer’s notebook for a […]

7 Ways to Practice Writing (Even If You Don’t Think You Need To)

The only way to get better as a writer is to practice. But do you know the ways to practice writing? Original photo by Rucksack Magazine  Sure, you get better the more you write, but that’s a long con for sure. If you want to improve in quick and measurable ways, you need a plan. […]

9 Tips for Writing 10,000 Words a Day

So, you’ve seen the videos circulating around Authortube, and you wonder if it’s too good to be true. You want to try writing 10,000 words a day. NOTE: This post contains affiliate links. Affiliate links provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to products. Original photo by Gregory Culmer  I’m […]

How to Get Inspired to Write

One of the questions I get asked a lot is how to get inspired to write. There are a million ways to go about it, but today I’m sharing 9 that work for me. Original photo by fotografierende  I’m not the type of person who is precious about my writing. I set a timer and […]

How to Write Fast

Figuring out how to write fast is the first step to bashing out your novel draft in record time. But how do those fast writers do it? NOTE: This post contains affiliate links. Affiliate links provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to products. Original photo by LinkedIn Sales Navigator  […]