Tag: challenge

How to focus on your work

Hey Reader, I’m finding very quickly that it is sort of impossible to actually focus on editing. I’ve gotten to the point lately where I set aside two hours to edit and only get a half of a chapter done. And by done, I…

10 Signs you are a Writer

Hey Reader, Tonight’s post is going to be kinda long, but fun. I was going to write some philosophical and inspiring post on what it means to be a writer… eh. Maybe later. Instead, here are ten signs that you are going crazy. *cough,…

Author’s Purpose

Hey Reader, Why are you writing? I know the basic reasons already. To inspire, to learn something, to teach something. We all have our own personal reasons for writing. We all have stories we want to tell. But, technically, there are four reasons an…

Creativity

Hey Reader, Today is another psychology into writing kind of post. I just took an exam on intelligence and problem solving in my psychology class, and I actually did pretty well. One thing that stood out to me in the unit was this little…

Beta Reading is Here!

Hey Reader, Hey Reader, I’m hosting a beta testing for my upcoming novel, Holding My Breath! I encourage you to get involved, not just because you will get to read my book before anyone else, but for several other reasons as well. I’m really…

Versatile Blogger Award

Hey Reader, I’ve been nominated by Tiegan over at Harbour for the VBA award! Thank you so much for the gesture and I’m glad that my posts have helped you with your writing:) Please go check out Harbour. It’s really interesting and I can get…

Doors

Hey Reader, It feels like I always start out my posts by saying something along the lines of how I came to think of the topic of the post. It always begins with,”So I was reading a book and…” or something along those lines….

Themes

Hey Reader, I was reading a book earlier. Typical, I know, but it got me to think about something that I need to keep in mind for my own book. And maybe all of you, too. Theme. It’s the underlying meaning, the lesson that…

More Quotes

Hey Reader, It’s a Monday. Mondays don’t really seem to be anyone’s thing, so I thought maybe we could all use some good old inspiration to get through the week. Thus, I’ve decided to make the second post of writing quotes.

Care About What You Do.

Hey Reader, So I had a little eye-opening realization earlier today. I was flipping through my first draft of my current novel, and it occurred to me how… bad it was. I mean, it wasn’t bad, but compared to where it is now, that was…