Writing Tip of the Week-Visiting Bookstores

Some of the best ideas are ignited just by being in your element. Being surrounded by books and observing the excitement of readers and the types of books they gravitate to is an excellent way to relax and open your mind to creativity....

Writing Tip of the Week-Finding the Time

It seems as though “I don’t have time” is a common excuse for procrastinating anything these days: exercising, cleaning, chasing dreams, listening, catching up with long lost friends, pursuing hobbies, doing homework, going back to school or the...

Writing Tip of the Week-Brainy Foods for Writers’ Brains

As a follow-up to last week’s blog post “Desk Exercises,” this week I’ve chosen to offer suggestions for healthy snacks that are perfect for enjoying at your desk. The following snacks are not only yummy, but can boost creativity and help break...

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

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┬áis filled with tips and techniques for generating writing ideas and motivating yourself to...