Five Signs You Are A Creative Person

You dream in vivid color. You often are caught staring out the window. You struggle with knowing who you are. If you nodded your head to any of these statements above, there is a chance you might be creative. But how do you really know if you are creative? Is there a test? Do you … Continue reading Five Signs You Are A Creative Person

10 Benefits of Having a Blog for Writers

Many writers are struggling. They are struggling with the delicate art of balancing everything with the need to write. Others are struggling with getting words on the page. There are a few writers struggling with getting feedback on some of their writings.  Others are struggling with getting their writing published. I might not know everything, … Continue reading 10 Benefits of Having a Blog for Writers

How do you keep track of your word count?

Just in time for NaNoWriMo, I thought that I would start sharing some helpful tips as we lead up to NaNoWriMo.   I am a lover of all things NaNoWriMo and I love to talk about it too! So I think I will start with ways to keep track of your word count.  There are … Continue reading How do you keep track of your word count?

Stalled out

Since I don't have an interview this week due to unseen events, I thought I would share a little bit about my writing - or well lack of writing... I've stalled out this past week. I dunno why... It might deal with the fact that one of the main antagonist characters decided to 'flip sides' … Continue reading Stalled out

Setting my Writing Goals

Today's challenge is about defining my goals into two different set of lists: short term and long term goals.  Again, I will share the link at the end of the post!  (See what I did there?) 😉 Short Term Goals In October, complete the October Platform Challenge. In November participate in NaNoWriMo (and win). Complete … Continue reading Setting my Writing Goals

The Future

Sadly, I haven't been able to keep up with all of the assignments for Writing 101.  But I think this one looks like fun! 🙂 So here I go! 🙂 Next month I plan to ... I plan to continue all the great stuff that I started (like all the great interviews I've done) and … Continue reading The Future

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Drawing up Blanks

I'm drawing up blanks… It's very rare that I can't think of anything to blog about. I often can blink and come up with a new idea…. Not today, I'm drawing up blanks… Maybe it's because I woke an hour earlier and I have been trying to get as much done before my daughter wakes … Continue reading Drawing up Blanks

The Usefulness of Binders.

This writing Wednesday, I thought I would talk about my love of binders!  I love binders! They are just so useful! Binders can be used in many different ways.  All lot of us remember having a binder or two during our school days.  Remember the teacher always showing us how to organize it?  Here are … Continue reading The Usefulness of Binders.

Tunnel Vision

We were asked to pick a social media site to focus on and then create a game plan on how to increase traffic to our blog from there. I know several people who picked Facebook and Twitter for their social media site to focus on.   I thought about choosing one of those, but then it … Continue reading Tunnel Vision

Non Writing activities

So, what do you do when you aren't writing? Wait, people do other things than write? Uh-oh, I'm in trouble! As many of you know, I am a full time stay at home mom. Most of the day I am just chasing my almost one year old (three more days!) around the house. Within the … Continue reading Non Writing activities