Category: Writing Advice

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

Ten Ways to Beat Writer’s Block

Writer’s block. We all dread those two words. But everyone has experienced writer’s block at one point or another. So today, let’s discuss ten ways to work through writer’s block. Have a writing routine in place. When you know it’s writing time, you’ll actually write when you sit down to write. Make writing a habit.…
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April 4, 2017 0

What Keeps Us From Writing?

  In this month, we examine the obstacles that keeps us from writing and/or achieving our goals.  Most of the trip-ups seem to fall in one of four P’s: Personal, Psychological, Professional, and Publishing. I’m going to start with Personal…probably because it is the most obvious. Family, friends, work, all are demanding of your time.…
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April 3, 2017 0

Author Obstacles: A Blessing or a Curse?

Ask any author what’s stopping them from writing more novels, novellas, short stories, or poetry, and you’ll get a wide assortment of answers! Here are some of the most common answers: I have to work a day job to pay the bills while I’m building up my author platform. I don’t have the money to…
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March 31, 2017 1