Tag Archives: writing tips

This week’s Twitter crop of #writing angst

It took me a long time to come to terms with Twitter’s weird blend of watercooler/cocktail party/retail culture. But now I find it to be a fairly useful source of #writing tips and news. Here’s what I found most helpful … Continue reading

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At CWC2015, Ines Bellina said we should write 15 minutes every day. Here’s what happened when I tried it.

Simply showing up to write has long been my greatest challenge. Life keeps getting in the way. At the Chicago Writer’s Conference last September, Ines Bellina gave us her top tip for getting work done despite the distractions of daily … Continue reading

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Book Review: What Kings Ate and Wizards Drank

What Kings Ate & Wizards Drank By Krista D. Ball Illustrated by Stephan Lorenz Published by Tyche Books Ltd, 2012 For me, reading books about writing is a lot like eating celery. I’ll do it (eventually) because I know it’s … Continue reading

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A Random Collection of Helpful Writing Links

In which we scour the Intertubes looking for good writing advice so that you don’t have to.* Here Be Dragons: If you’re a writer and you aren’t reading Writer Beware Blog, you might want to start. Tips for Seeing Your … Continue reading

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