Encouraging each other in our creative pursuits is easy in this digital age. Maybe it’s too easy? In this episode of the podcast, I talk about some very encouraging things that have happened to me, lately, and suggest that we
I have written many blog posts in the past about the writing PROCESS, and it is always a popular topic. In fact, in a recent survey of the folks who are subscribed to my email newsletter (or to receive the
Introducing Writecoach365: Creative Writing Coaching. After hearing from several former students and current writing clients, and in response to their feedback, I am happy to announce a brand new option for individual (and, individualized) creative writing training: WriteCoach365 Find
Applause. It isn’t something a writer seeks. Or, at least, it isn’t something a sane writer anticipates. Ours is, most often, a very solitary craft. Few of us will ever stand in front of a throbbing throng of rabid fans
Occasionally, a story, or poem, or song will move me beyond what it reasonably should. This heart of mine is tuned to a strange frequency, but sometimes I find just the right point of resonance in an unexpected place. I’m
This is a quick post. A sort of poll question, if you will… What service or resource have you tried to find to help you with your writing, but have been unable to find, either on-line or in person? Or,
Here is installment two (of three) focused on my summer scheduling and my attempts to find greater balance in my creative, spiritual-emotional, and physical lives.
As I mentioned early in the week, I hit a creative wall in the second quarter of 2013. Things weren’t happening, for me, and as the transition into Summer came around, I knew it was time to re-charge the process.
In my Legacy of Words classes, I spend a good amount of time talking about VALUABLE writing. It isn’t a concept that is original with me, and I present it this way: Valuable writing informs the reader, engages the reader,
Choose Your Font Wisely As you can see, based on the story linked here, there is now a computer printing font that is made up of cats, cleverly arranged to mimic letters. Here’s a pro-writer tip: The all-cat font is