Tagged with inspiration

Classic Symptoms of a NaNoWriMo Participant

Classic Symptoms of a NaNoWriMo Participant

It’s that time of year again…when writers all across the world take a stab at knocking out 50,000 words in thirty days. That amounts to 1,667 a day, every day, for an entire month. No simple feat. So needless to say, us writers get a little bit wonky during these hectic days of November. Expect … Continue reading

Ten Ways Writers See the World Differently

Ten Ways Writers See the World Differently

So you’re a writer. Congrats! Welcome to the loony bin! Or, perhaps you know a writer and you’re wondering why they’re always mumbling to themselves and taking notes in a little spiral bound notebook and looking completely, utterly lost inside their own head. There’s something that’s just a little off about them, but you can’t understand … Continue reading

A Dose of Inspiration To Start Your Day

A Dose of Inspiration To Start Your Day

Today I woke up feeling quite renewed in spirit. Despite a crappy night’s sleep, I just feel so positive and happy. Don’t you just love days like that? I was going to do a reader/writer related blog post today, but instead I felt like spreading some good vibes and inspiration so we can all start our week … Continue reading

Ignore the Inner Critic and Embrace the Inner Muse

Ignore the Inner Critic and Embrace the Inner Muse

I have this horrific habit of being something of a perfectionist. It’s just part of being a Virgo. While writing I type, delete, type, adjust, delete, type some more, then delete the whole paragraph. It’s a tortuous cycle and lately, it’s the reason my word count hasn’t progressed much and I’ve been in such a … Continue reading

God Willin’ and the Creek Don’t Rise

God Willin’ and the Creek Don’t Rise

You know that feeling you get when a song really speaks to you? And not just to you, but seemingly to your very soul? It’s seriously one of the most blissful, enlightening feelings I’ve ever experienced. I’m always on the hunt for new music, to find more songs that speak to me this way. As a … Continue reading

Find Joy in the Journey

Find Joy in the Journey

The month of April signified my one year anniversary as a published author. It sort of snuck up on me without me even realizing it. One day I checked the publish date on my first book and realized, oh wow, April 9th is in two days! And then it came and went, and life moved … Continue reading