I just posted a video yesterday in which I discussed a recent shift in my perspective as a writer. Recently, I have had sort of tunnel vision about my young adult novel. I have been so obsessed with whether or Continue reading Appreciate Your Accomplishments as a Writer
Photo credit Hello, blogosphere! As some of you have probably noticed, I haven’t posted here in a while (almost a month). This is partially because lots of dramatic crap has been happening in my life. I was sick with what Continue reading Five Tips for Overcoming Impostor Syndrome
A painting I did recently Almost every writer I know is also artistic in another area. Either they are painters, graphic designers, musicians, actors, or filmmakers. This is maybe because we are storytellers, and there are so many ways to Continue reading 4 Ways Exploring Other Art Forms Can Help You as a Writer
If you’re checking out my page today, it’s likely because you read my post about being awkward on HelloGiggles. Welcome! Have a look around my writing blog here or my official website here. Looking for some free ways to support Continue reading Welcome HelloGiggles Readers!
30 day blog challenge – day 3 I was listening to my friend, singer/songwriter, Juliana Finch, on this awesome podcast (“Making a Living as a Creative“) yesterday, and she was talking about how important it is for artists to get Continue reading Go Experience Some ART!
William Wordsworth said that all good poetry is the “spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings…recollected in tranquility.” I would go a step further and say that this is true of all good writing in general, maybe all good art. For many Continue reading Do You Let Your Emotions Rule Your Writing?
Follow the white rabbit I was talking to a friend the other day about one of the most important pieces of creative writing advice I’ve ever heard: Follow your obsessions. I’m definitely a person who gets obsessed with things. Continue reading Creative Writing: Follow Your Obsessions
Sometimes a simple image can say so much, whether it’s a photograph, a painting, or even a real life image taking place before your eyes. Have you ever seen two people embracing at the airport? Have you ever seen a Continue reading Writing Exercise : Let The Image Inspire You