How to Get Back Into Writing

How to Get Back Into Writing | Wondering how to get back into writing after some time spent doing other stuff? I have a few ideas to get you back on track!

One of the things I get asked most is how to get back into writing. There is no magic pill or one-size-fits-all answer. But I have a few ideas. 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 Hannah […]

How to Tell an Autobiographical Story

I’ve been thinking a lot about my WIP, and it’s got me to thinking about the process. For that reason, I’m going to be sharing how to tell an autobiographical story. Original photo by Nicole Honeywill  Now, I’m not here to define what an autobiographical story is. There is so much nitpicking around the topic […]

Best Books on Creative Writing

It’s never too late to become a better writer. And if that’s your goal, you should definitely check out the best books on creative writing. 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 S A R A H […]

Some Very Necessary Writing Quotes

I have a confession, dear reader. I’m addicted to writing quotes from writers. Why? I’m not sure. I think it’s because it’s nice to see that the big names in the book world struggle with the same things I do. Or that maybe they once had a freelance client who ghosted them when it came time […]

Writing Only Gets Harder

Paradoxically, writing only gets harder the more you do it. Original photo by rawpixel.com You can practice for years. I’ve been actively writing since I was 8, and I can say conclusively that it’s harder to write now than it was then EVEN THOUGH NOW I CAN READ MULTI-SYLLABLE WORDS. You can dedicate several years […]

The Pedestal in His Workshop

This past weekend, I began writing about my experience with a specific writing instructor. After reading Bonnie Nadzam’s “Experts in the Field” essay in Tin House on Saturday, I’ve chosen to publish this. After reading Bonnie’s essay, I can’t help but feel like I had a really good experience, even though it was terrible. Our […]