2 Essential Writing Habits For Every Writer (Hobbyist And Pro)

2 Essential Writing Habits For Every Writer (Hobbyist And Pro)

If you’re a writer, chances are you’re thinking about developing good writing habits. My work colleague Alex is a writer too. We usually complain about the fact that we “don’t have time” to write. Now, since we’re saving commuting time and working from home, we’re encouraging each other to write. With any luck, by the … Read more

Bullet Journaling A New You: Change Your Life In Ten Minutes A Day

Bullet Journaling A New You: Change Your Life In Ten Minutes A Day

Can bullet journaling change your life? I think it can. At our most recent writers’ group meeting, several authors chatted about their journaling habit. One author, who’s a new bullet journal aficionado of only two months, said that her bullet journal had helped her to ask for a raise at work—and get it. “I created … Read more

Bullet Journaling: 3 Ways To Prepare For A Wonderful 2020 Now

Bullet Journaling: 3 Ways To Prepare For A Wonderful 2020 Now

If you’re giving bullet journaling a try in 2020, kudos to you. Many bullet journalers find that their BuJo not only helps them to accomplish more, but also relieves stress. A friend said to me: “Once it’s out of my head in in my BuJo, I stop worrying.” That’s a good practice. Write down everything … Read more

Writing Journal: 3 Easy Tips To Enhance Your Creativity

Writing Journal: 3 Easy Tips To Enhance Your Creativity

Want to enhance your creativity? Start a writing journal and write a few sentences every day: not only will you be more creative, you’ll be more productive as well. Here’s why: Your writing journal breaks your inertia and conquers creative anxiety; You’ll start thinking like a writer — when you write something every day, you’ll … Read more

Bullet Journal Your Novel: 5 Tips To Help You To Write More

Bullet Journal Your Novel: 5 Tips To Help You To Write More

Want to bullet journal your novel? I wrote this post about bullet journals for fiction authors a while ago, and tried to answer readers’ questions about the process. Here’s what’s most important… Bullet journal your novel: do it YOUR way Bullet journal your novel your way. Discover your process over time. My process is simple: … Read more

Writing A Novel You Hate: 3 Tips To Help You To Keep Writing

Writing A Novel You Hate: 3 Tips To Help You To Keep Writing

Oh dear, what a disaster. You’re writing a novel, and you hate it. You can’t finish it — you can’t even force yourself to read it with pleasure. What made you think that you could write a novel? You’re disappointed, and ashamed. STOP! I know what comes next… you’re tempted to delete that pile of … Read more