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 Feel Inspired to Write During the Holidays

Typically speaking, the holidays aren’t a great time for me to write. But today I’m sharing how to feel inspired to write during the holidays because I’ve got a novel to finish! Original photo by Annie Spratt  This is the time of year when so many emotions are thrust upon us whether we want them […]

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 […]

Creative Places: Inspiring Workspaces

Every writer needs to have a list of creative places. These are places where a writer can go and do some work or daydream. Creative places also serve as a break in the monotony of a large project that has found your butt glued to the same chair. Original photo byrawpixel.com Sometimes you just have […]

Dear Universe: I Need Something Big

Dear Universe, I know it’s been a hot minute since I asked for something via this ol’ blog, but I got another favor. I need something. Something big. And I don’t even know what it is. See, here’s the thing: I’m running on autopilot. Everything is going smoothly. I can’t see a speed bump or […]