Tag: writing obstacles

Harness the Power of Loud
April 28, 2017 Writing Advice Phoebe Darqueling

I had a hard time finding an image to go along with this post because obviously “loud” is something experienced through our ears. So how can you get your readers to “hear” loud using only the written word? One answer is to focus on how loudness makes people feel in different situations. Any migraine sufferer
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Using Other Media For Inspiration
April 26, 2017 Writing Advice Lilian Oake

“I want to write, I just don’t know what  to write.” “I have nothing new to say.” “I’m bored with my own writing.” We’ve all been there before. Feeling the itch to write, but drawing a blank when sitting before the computer screen or notepad. Our minds, lacking the oomph to create. It’s frustrating, and
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The Highest Hurdle: Publication
April 24, 2017 Writing Advice Nancy E Miller

sent my first book, Crystal Unicorns, out to more than fifty agents and publishers before I stopped and reconsidered.  Several liked the book but were afraid of the premise, underage antagonist, episode of sexual assault and murder. It was nothing I had not seen in other books or movies. They just weren’t willing to take
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Marketing in Minutes a Day
April 20, 2017 Writing Advice Heidi Angell

The life of an author is a constant struggle for balance. For most, that balancing act includes a full-time job, family, social commitments, writing, and then when writers hear “marketing” they throw their hands up feeling overwhelmed and demand that they don’t have any time. I’m here to show you how to add marketing to
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First Aid for Writer’s Block
April 14, 2017 Writing Advice Stacy Overby

Inspiration. The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. At least according to Google, this is the definition of inspiration. But, as any author knows, inspiration can be as elusive as finding the truth in a room full of teenagers in trouble. Let me help you out
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