Writing Tip of the Week-Desk Exercises

Writing Tip of the Week-Desk Exercises

I’ve noticed many people sitting on exercise balls in place of office chairs lately. I am sitting on one now as I type. This may be a great option for those of you who feel you spend a lot more time at your desk than at the gym or outside. Just sitting on an...
Writing Tip of the Week

Writing Tip of the Week

Let’s Get it Started in Here I took a creative writing in class in college and the textbook for the class was The Writer’s Idea Book by Jack Heffron. This book is filled with tips and techniques for generating writing ideas and motivating yourself to...

You Are That Good

“You’re good, but you’re not that good.” My boss said that to me a long time ago. I didn’t realize how much it affected me until, more than two years later, my frustrated mom told me to repeat what I’d just said to...
5 Tips to Combat Writers’ Depression

5 Tips to Combat Writers’ Depression

Writing is hard. Yeah, it’s fun and a dream come true and I would never trade being able to read and write. But sometimes, it gets you down. It’s an extremely isolating profession. You spend long hours at your computer, forgetting to eat, your only company...

Social Butterfly Lessons from Rachel Hollis

A couple weeks ago at RT I went to an AWESOME session by Rachel Hollis called “How to Become a Social Butterfly.” If you have the chance to see her, I highly recommend it. I took a ton of notes and thought I’d share some of them with the world. Hope...
Totally Awesome Book Dedications

Totally Awesome Book Dedications

The other day I had to officially write my dedication page. Since Twisting Fate will be released in the next couple weeks it was incredibly important that I get this done soon. Luckily, I’ve known exactly what my dedication page would say for the past year. In...