Category Archives: The Process of Writing

Multiple Storylines

Many stories are linear. They’re told from one point of view, start at the beginning, go to the end and stop. The end. But some stories are told from multiple points of view. They have multiple storylines, told from the … Continue reading

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Try Something Different (Writers Quick Tip)

We’re always looking for ways to learn and grow and become even better at being ourselves. Want a way to grow as a writer , a reader and a human being? Try reading something you wouldn’t normally read. Not necessarily … Continue reading

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Motivation To Write- Write Anyway

We  acknowledged that our writing had value. Motivation To Write- Value Your Writing We made a commitment to write Motivation To Write- Make a Commitment We broke out time in our daily or weekly routine for writing. We scheduled in our … Continue reading

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Motivation To Write- Schedule It

We  acknowledged that our writing had value.Motivation To Write- Value Your Writing We made a commitment to write Motivation To Write- Make a Commitment And now we need to look for and find time when we are going to write, and … Continue reading

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Online Writing Groups- Know What You Want

First and foremost, before you go looking for a writing group, it’s important to know what you want to get out of a group. It’s not a one size fits all universe, and different writers are looking for different things.  … Continue reading

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Motivation To Write- Make a Commitment

So we’ve established that our writing has value (Motivation To Write- Value Your Writing) whether it teaches people, entertains people, gives us a creative outlet or serves any of a hundred other purposes. Our writing has value, whether for us … Continue reading

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Double Duty (Writing Quick Tip)

Is there a topic you write a lot about? Do you have multiple articles, posts or books in that topic area? Do you see more to come? Then give some thought  to how you can let one piece of work … Continue reading

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Motivation To Write- Value Your Writing

One of the big  reasons we lose the motivation to write is that we don’t put enough value on the act of writing and our own creation. We think this is just a hobby (“that thing I do”…) it’s not as important as … Continue reading

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“Impossible Project” Status Report

Posted an article earlier this week (Behind the Scenes) about a writing project I’m attempting to complete in less than 7 weeks. Figure I’m gonna do some updates along the way to help keep me focused and on task This … Continue reading

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Character Tourist (Games Writers Play)

Got a character who seems stiff and two dimensional? Got a character you don’t understand? Well, try getting to know your character better by taking him on a road trip. What would he or she do if he was visiting … Continue reading

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