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4 Fun Creativity Hacks to Inspire a Writer’s Imagination

Filed in Boost Creativity by on August 19, 2019 2 Comments • views: 50
4 Fun Creativity Hacks to Inspire a Writer’s Imagination

Writers rely on their creativity all the time. Usually, our imaginations are like good friends who are always there for us, but then there are those times when we need a new idea or want to get into that “flow” and we run up against a wall. We can’t write a good scene to save […]

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Featured Writer on Wellness: Amy Reade

Filed in Writers on Wellness by on August 14, 2019 14 Comments • views: 170
Featured Writer on Wellness: Amy Reade

My first book was published almost five years ago, and my biggest emotional challenge is the same today as it was when I started writing seriously: the nagging feeling that I’m not working hard enough. That I’m not working as hard as other authors. I’m not sure that the feeling has threatened to derail my […]

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Why Writers Have Trouble Relaxing—and How to Do It Better!

Filed in The Healthy Writer by on August 12, 2019 4 Comments • views: 259
Why Writers Have Trouble Relaxing—and How to Do It Better!

August 15th is National Relaxation Day. Fourth-grader Sean Moeller of Michigan is said to have founded the day in 1985. The Des Moines Register reported on the 9-year-old boy’s thoughts on the matter. “People don’t think enough about relaxing,” he told the paper. “They think too much about working, and that’s not good because if […]

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Featured Writer on Wellness: Hazel Prior

Filed in Writers on Wellness by on August 7, 2019 0 Comments • views: 283
Featured Writer on Wellness: Hazel Prior

I think I was born with the creative bug. As a child I was always making something—paintings, crafts, songs, stories—and I get grouchy when creativity isn’t happening in my life. Two ingredients are really important for creativity to flourish, and they’re pretty difficult to find: time and headspace. I’m lucky that I don’t have a […]

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Fed Up with the Hard Working Writing Life? Read This

Filed in When Writing Is Hard by on August 5, 2019 2 Comments • views: 274
Fed Up with the Hard Working Writing Life? Read This

If there’s one characteristic writers share, it’s “hard-working.” Most of us have day jobs and use our leisure time to work on our writing projects. Many of us have families we’re taking care of too—kids and sometimes aging parents—and it can seem like we have hardly a spare minute to breathe. There are times when […]

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Why I Wrote a Book on Interpreting Your Dreams

Filed in Book Writing Inspiration by on July 31, 2019 1 Comment • views: 377
Why I Wrote a Book on Interpreting Your Dreams

by Cindy Hale I have always been a vivid dreamer and a visual learner. The stories of dreams in the Bible always fascinated me, with their strange images and symbolism leading to such profound and true interpretations. I was curious about my own dreams and what they could possibly mean. Existing Books on Interpreting Dreams Were Disappointing to […]

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Why You Need to Know What Your Writing Means

Filed in Your Purpose as a Writer by on July 30, 2019 3 Comments • views: 290
Why You Need to Know What Your Writing Means

As a writer, you need to know the answer to one question: What does your writing mean? We tend to get so caught up in producing our work, publishing it, and marketing it that we fail to stop and think about this important question. I encourage you to take some time this week to do […]

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Featured Writer on Wellness: Georgia Rose

Filed in Writers on Wellness by on July 24, 2019 15 Comments • views: 786
Featured Writer on Wellness: Georgia Rose

I have always struggled with the stress of trying to balance it all and with feeling overwhelmed by the sheer amount of work there is to get done. It is a constant irritation to me that my website is out of date, my book promotion hit and miss, rather than strategically planned, and that I […]

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7 Little Things Successful Writers Refuse to Worry About

Filed in When Writing Is Hard by on July 22, 2019 4 Comments • views: 561
7 Little Things Successful Writers Refuse to Worry About

In a writer’s life, a series of difficult little things can easily add up to one big feeling of discouragement. Then we can find ourselves smack dab in the middle of a crisis that can threaten our careers. If you’ve noticed this happening in your writing world lately, this post is for you. 7 Little […]

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How Writing a Book Helped Me Get to Know Myself

Filed in Book Writing Inspiration by on July 17, 2019 0 Comments • views: 535
How Writing a Book Helped Me Get to Know Myself

Jane Nannono I have been a voracious reader since the age of six and reading books had made me a global citizen long before Vint Cerf and Robert E. Kahn invented the Internet. By 1994, I felt I had read enough books to write my own mainly to contribute to the literary world which had […]

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Featured Writer on Wellness: Gwenyth Snow

Filed in Book Writing Inspiration by on July 10, 2019 0 Comments • views: 581
Featured Writer on Wellness: Gwenyth Snow

My motivation for writing wasn’t because I dreamed of being a bestselling author, but rather because of my son, David, born with a severe form of cerebral palsy. Although he lived a full and happy life, in spite of his health problems, David became irreversibly ill just short of his twentieth birthday. At that time, […]

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