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A Productive Writing Activity and a Great Writing Resource

If you are a writer, do you have a tribe? I do. I actually have a few and each of them is important to me. So, what do I mean by a tribe? 513 more words

My Writing Journey

Rejection: Ugly, Bad, So-So, and Good

Because agents and publishers are quick or actually not so quick with a response to our queries, I thought it only fair that I should comment on the responses I’v received recently. 682 more words

Rebecca Gernon

10 Words That Change Everything

What was your “One Word” for 2016?

This year, 10 words changed everything for me. I focused on these words because they were the titles to several chapters in my book, … 609 more words

Writer's Life

When Your Hard Work Goes Unnoticed (Again)

Yesterday, scrolling through my Facebook feed, I saw a health expert, who I’ve followed for a few years now, post an article she had written and shared with her audience. 496 more words

Meg Dowell

Acting My Way into Feeling: Just Write!

I’m about to do one of the hardest things I’ve done recently—WRITE!

“What? How can that be?” you ask. “You’re a writer! Isn’t that what writers do?” 462 more words


Everything You Need to Hear Right Now

Writers: here are a few things you might really need to hear today.

You’re working as hard as you can right now.

Forget all those “successful” people who wake up at 4am and work 13 hours a day six days a week. 807 more words

Meg Dowell