Writers Are You Protecting Yourself From This Scary Trend?

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash I checked my email the day after publishing my latest e-book on Amazon and sharing it through Twitter. I see five new messages through my official business email, I assumed they were readers of my blog.  At first, I yay'd! Then, upon closer inspection, I noticed phrases like:  "read your synopsis and... I …

Modern Dating Is For The Birds Read a Romance Novel & Do This Instead!

I love sci-fi and urban fantasy novels with romantic elements. For me a little bit of romance goes a long way, it doesn't even have to be the central theme of the story. Wouldn't you agree? So, when I thought dating in the real world (I was 14 at the time) wasn't as legit as …

Writers Get The Spark Back In Your Writing By Doing These Simple Steps

Photo by Dmitry Ratushny on Unsplash You start working on your next writing assignment with a fast approaching deadline. You've had ample time to brainstorm, research, and put everything you have down on paper.  You revise, edit, rinse and repeat. But, as the deadline looms closer. The words stop flowing.  Writing doesn't feel like fun …

Use These Tricks To Find Fantastic Story Ideas When You Are Feeling Creatively Drained

Finding ideas for a story feels like one of the toughest things to do on the planet if you're a writer. Since everything has already been written in some way, how would you go about creating a new piece of literature? Well, this short list below will break down how to find new fresh ideas …

Don’t Worry About Fitting In – Find Out Where Your True Creativity Comes From

  I frequently think about how my life would change if I was a professional, full-time writer, with book signings, students to teach, and a talk show gig to attend. In the past, I used to think the things above showed myself and the world that I am a writer, but not only that, I'm …