Writing Myths Monday #4

Happy Monday to you all! Welcome to another Writing Myths Monday. Myth # 4 – I must be inspired to write. If that was the case there wouldn’t be a lot of writing going on. William Faulkner famously said, “I only write when I am inspired. Fortunately, I am inspired at 9 am every morning.”Continue reading “Writing Myths Monday #4”

Building Tension Writing Exercise

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise. Let’s get your writing muscles stretched out. We are going to be practicing writing tension. In this exercise we will be writing a scene where two characters want the same object and they both believe they are the one destine to have it. These two people will do orContinue reading “Building Tension Writing Exercise”

Writing Myth Monday #3

Happy Monday Y’all! Hope you had a fantastic weekend. I’m ready to take on another week of writing and taking on social distancing. Let’s jump into today myth. Myth #3 – I need a specific fixed space to write. Not true. Yes, it’s true you need a place to write, it’s not true you mustContinue reading “Writing Myth Monday #3”

Writing Prompts May 15th

Happy Writing Prompts Friday. It’s time to get your creative pants on and get to work. I have four very different prompts for you to choose from today. Select the one that speaks to you the most and go for it. Or use all four, that would be pretty awesome. I liked noodles before thatContinue reading “Writing Prompts May 15th”

Writing Myths Monday #2

Good Morning Writers! I hope you’ve had a productive writing week. Let’s jump on in to this weeks writing myth. Myth #2 – I don’t have time to write You didn’t just say that, did you? First, lets put aside our current stay at home orders. This unlimited amount of time at home will comeContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #2”

Writing Exercise

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. I have two writing exercises for you today. The first one is a point of view exercise and the second is about getting creative. WriteContinue reading “Writing Exercise”

Writing Myth Monday

Happy Monday Morning Everyone! I feel that may be a bit perky for a Monday morning but I’m excited about busting writing myths every Monday. That’s right, for the next eighteen weeks I will be busting writing myths. I feel as an writer I’ve fallen for some, if not all, these myths at some timeContinue reading “Writing Myth Monday”

Writing Prompts

Hello Friday! I hope every one has had a good week. It being Friday and the weekend has taken on new meaning over the last few weeks. For those of us that had the weekend off Friday was a cause to celebrate. Now with the stay at home orders Friday, Saturday and Sunday are justContinue reading “Writing Prompts”

Authors Give Back Promotion Extended

You read that right. The Smashwords Authors Give Back sale has been extended to May 31st. You maybe asking, What is this promotion all about? This sale is the direct result of several Smashwords authors requesting that Smashwords run a special sale.  These authors wanted to show their support to readers who now face unprecedentedContinue reading “Authors Give Back Promotion Extended”