How did you get started as a writer? In today's guest post, Joe Conlon, talks about his experience. Enjoy!
How to Get Started as a Writer
Have you ever made the statement to anyone who would listen, “I’ve always wanted to…" ? I’m pretty sure most of us have on many occasions about a variety of experiences. Sometimes, we even make it happen. Since I was a young adult, I completed that sentence with “write a book.” It might have never happened for me if a simple question from my ex-father-in-law hadn’t given me the kick in the butt I needed. Continue reading Being a Writer | How to Get Started as a Writer
“The critical inner voice is hard to silence - particularly when we believe it”
Writers are often consumed by angst - self doubt, anxiety and the consequences of well meaning attempts by friends and family members to protect us. The critical inner voice is hard to silence - particularly when we believe it.
In this courageous post writers self doubt by Heather Jacobs, she examines an experience that's familiar to all of us, but which we rarely talk about Continue reading Writers Self Doubt | The Critical Inner Voice
The writer's journey has many pathways to publication and, hopefully, fame, film options and eventual wealth.
Today's guest writer, Lannah Sawers-Diggins, describes her writers journey in a most engaging way, from publishing her father's life work to discovering her own creative passion for writing. Continue reading The Writers Journey | The Year I Found my True Calling and Began to Live it
It's not easy being a writer at the best of times, but being a person with dyslexia and writing for a living is something of a challenge, as Doug Clark outlines in the latest in our series on how to be an author. Continue reading Dyslexia and Writing | The Writers Journey
Who would be a writer is a question many of us ask, particularly in the wee small hours after the hundredth rewrite, when our characters are still not doing what they're supposed to!
Today's guest poster explores our need to write with wit and imagination. Continue reading Who Would Be A Writer | Why I Write