Courage to Create, Evernote, Jeff Goins, Kristen Lamb, Ollin Morales, Time Management for writers, Time to write, Writing

Three Tips to Find Time to Write

iStock #000015765730                                                        How do you eat an elephant?                                        … Continue reading Three Tips to Find Time to Write

Encouragement, Holly Lisle, Jeff Goins, Joe Konrath, Kristen Lamb, Rachelle Gardner, WANA, Writing

Open Your Medicine Cabinet to Write

I'm sure you've heard the often quoted  proverb by Lao-Tzu: "The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." But what you may not have heard so often is the translation that results from the original Chinese quote:                               … Continue reading Open Your Medicine Cabinet to Write

Debs and Errol, First drafts, Inky Girl, Kristen Lamb, NaNoWriMo, Plot Whisperer

NaNoWriMo: It’s Over

It does feel pretty good. The challenge to write 50,000 words in 30 days was worth the tinglings of carpel tunnel and bruised fingers. My goal was to stop myself from continually self-editing and just write. Follow an idea and see it to its end point. Do what I said I was going to do.… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: It’s Over

Anne Lamott, Kristen Lamb, NaNoWriMo, Shelly Lowenkopf, Storyfix, Writing

NaNoWriMo: Story Structure

mmmmound.blogspot.comTo avoid a twelve car pile up, I am approaching my NNWM project with a semblance of organization.  Before I organize I need to review the fundamentals, stored away in a big purse somewhere, and see if I have most of the things I need to get my NNWM party started.Okay, so in the giant… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Story Structure