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Be A Writer

“A professional author is an amateur who didn’t quit.” It’s written on the white board above my desk. My Pinterest and Instagram are full of similar inspirational quotes because–hold onto you seat, because you may be in for a surprise–being a writer is hard. 518 more words

Be A Writer

dream life

So I was supposed to be ‘busy’ in India for six months but that turned to three and I ran off to Thailand. I nearly flew back. 190 more words


How Long Will It Take You to Write a Novel?

I don’t know. What’re you asking me for?

Seriously though, the answer is “it depends.” It depends on how often you’re writing. It depends on how much you write when you do write. 423 more words

General Thoughts

How to Develop Discipline in Writing - A Writer/Editor Perspective

How to Develop Discipline in Writing – A Writer/Editor Perspective

by Jennifer Nahrstadt

Writing is a solitary endeavor. While you’re the only one who can transcribe what’s going on inside your head into creative, cogent content, often the bigger obstacle to productivity comes from external distractions. 478 more words

How To Write A Novel - Writing A Book

How To Write A Novel – Writing A Book

By Carolyn Ridder Aspenson

So you want to write a novel but you’re wondering about the whole process of writing a book and what that entails? 970 more words


When I read a book, I immediately decide if I love the main character.

I don’t mean love in the traditional sense, the type of love where the person is genuine, likable, caring. 302 more words

Compelling Character

2016: things I should do

  1. Write a Novel

Even if it takes two years, the sense of completion I’d feel would be worth it. That I started and finished a novel. 387 more words