Being Vulnerable in your Writing

sometimes--this is a good thing Photo from Pixabay There is a fine line in writing between being vulnerable, open, honest and being over-exposed. We walk this line, a tightrope of credibility with a chasm of wide-mouthed readership, an ocean of clappers below us, waiting to give us feedback. What if that feedback is in thought? … Continue reading Being Vulnerable in your Writing

Selling Your Writing for Pennies

Starting somewhere hurts the heart a little bit Let's face it; Writers do NOT get paid their worth. https://www.pexels.com/photo/cash-coins-money-pattern-259165/ In light of my current health situation, I have not been working for the past few years. I rely on peddling craft items occasionally, and mostly on selling myself as a writer...for pennies.But we have to … Continue reading Selling Your Writing for Pennies

Writing a Book IS WORK

It's not for the faint of heart or the weak of resolve https://www.pexels.com/photo/brass-colored-chandelier-2079451/ My father always told me: To be a success you either need to do something no one else wants to do, or do something everyone else wants to do and do it better than everyone else. --My Dad Yikes. Take one look … Continue reading Writing a Book IS WORK

Want to Write a Novel but Can’t Stay Motivated? Here are Some Tips

I am not going to sugar-coat it; that first novel can kick your tail. But it doesn’t have to be so incredibly daunting that the great idea for a novel that you dreamed up one foggy afternoon six years ago, can’t be brought to fruition. The idea is there. Perhaps the characters have been mingling, … Continue reading Want to Write a Novel but Can’t Stay Motivated? Here are Some Tips

How To Help You Write Beautiful Poems – Learn 2 Poems Styles

  Let's talk syzygy. (Ok so I learned a new word today and couldn't resist adding it in...) noun, plural syz·y·gies. 1. Astronomy . an alignment of three celestial objects, as the sun, the earth, and either the moon or a planet: Syzygy in the sun-earth-moon system occurs at the time of full moon and … Continue reading How To Help You Write Beautiful Poems – Learn 2 Poems Styles