Announcing our horror short story competition!
Everyone has their own hang ups when it comes to writing their story. Sometimes we’re inspired to write, but don’t know what to write about. Sometimes we start something but can’t get through the middle slog. Other times we know what we want our story to be about, but just don’t know how to start it. For this last reason, it is handy—nay, essential—to keep a Story-Starter Notebook.
This month you can get a 15% discount while contributing 15% to the earth! Earth Day is coming up, and there are two things that I hold dear: writing and the environment. I have spent a lot of time thinking about what I would do if I were back in the States. I know where […]
Happy Spring Equinox, Writers. And for those of you in the southern hemisphere, happy Autumn Equinox. While I acknowledge that there are two beautiful changing of the seasons happening in two different parts of the world, I want to focus on the Spring. When spring arrives, we are transitioning from the winter into the lighter, […]
There are so many writers out there who don’t realize they are a writer yet. This is why it is so common to see words of encouragement to them, reminding them that yes, they are writers. You, dear reader, are a writer. You can read more about how you’re a writer, even if you’re not […]
There are writers who have a piece in mind that is burning to be written, and that is their only focus. And then there are writers whose fingers itch to put pen to paper, but they have no idea what to write about. They dream of concocting worlds and characters that tug at the heart […]
One of the questions I see a lot is writers wondering whether or not their book will get published. I am in a lot of online writing groups where writers get to vent their quandaries, celebrate their successes, puzzle out plot points, and share inspiration. As I watch these forums, I find there are trends […]
Wow. We are nearly through January, and I have been nowhere to be seen for months. After my move to Greece, I hit a lot of unexpected hiccups that prevented me from a lot of the set-up I had anticipated, including access to internet, being able to get on an actual phone plan that would […]
As writers and creatives, we can use the New Moon in Libra to bring balance to all aspects of planning our writing.
There is usually a lot of fuss around the Full Moon, and what it can do for people. Especially when you think about Halloween, and the spookiness that accompanies it. However, a moonless night, a night in which no light outside of the stars, is cast down upon the earth, has a far more ominous […]