Writing Myth Monday #18

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #18 – I Always Have to Love My Writing At some point in every project you come to a moment when you don’t like it or you hate it. You don’tContinue reading “Writing Myth Monday #18”

Writing Exercise Friday August 28th

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise. Get your writing muscles ready like a professional athlete. You need to stretch those writing muscles before you get to the main writing event. So let’s get to it. Twenty Minute Writing Challenge – Write a story using one of the following titles: How to Read a Bowl ofContinue reading “Writing Exercise Friday August 28th”

Writing Prompt Friday August 21st

Happy Prompt Friday! It’s time to get your thinking caps on and get creative. Today I have some interesting prompts to get your creative juices flowing. Remember prompts are a way to get your mind in shape for writing. Getting those creative muscles stretched and ready for action. Total bonus if a prompt turns intoContinue reading “Writing Prompt Friday August 21st”

Writing Myths Monday #16

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #16 – I’m waiting for my big book idea to hit me. As writers, we write. If you sit around waiting for ideas to find you, you’ll be waiting a longContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #16”

Writing Exercises Friday August 14th

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise. Get your writing muscles ready like a professional athlete. You need to stretch those writing muscles before you get to the main writing event. So let’s get to it. Twenty Minute Writing Challenge – Write a story using one of the following titles: Sunglasses at night, why? Ode toContinue reading “Writing Exercises Friday August 14th”

Writing Myth Monday #15

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #15 – Your Debut Novel Is Your First Novel The first novel you write is the one where you do a bulk of your learning. Most likely your debut novel willContinue reading “Writing Myth Monday #15”

Monday Writing Myths #14

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #14 – Overnight success stories Don’t believe the hype. It is extremely rare that “someone off the street” decides their going to write a novel, write it, sell it and makeContinue reading “Monday Writing Myths #14”

Writing Exercise Friday July 31st

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise. Get your writing muscles ready like a professional athlete. You need to stretch those writing muscles before you get to the main writing event. So let’s get to it. Twenty Minute Writing Challenge – Write a story using one of the following titles: Radio Active Spider Escapes Lab BunnyContinue reading “Writing Exercise Friday July 31st”

Writing Myths Monday #13

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #13 – Longer is better It’s not the word count that makes the story. It’s the story that makes the story. Don’t get pulled into the trap of this myth. WriteContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #13”

Writing Myths Monday #12

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this week’s myth. Writing Myth #12 – You have to know what you’re going to say before you start writing. The physical act of writing helps you figure out what you’re going to write. This mythContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #12”