Reading is an important part of writing. The lesson often shared is "you read to become a writer" and that the two must coexist. Problem is, if like me, you only read and often read to absorb as much as possible, just in case... oh, I don’t know, the idea for another character comes along, … Continue reading 3 Note-Taking Tips to Get the Most Out of What You Read
This time of the year is a little strange, although a bit somber because of the holidays, there's also fun and family time to be enjoyed. Then, for those who don't celebrate, there's still Easter, egg hunts and the commercial sense of that. But as usual, there's always time to step back, absorb it all … Continue reading 3 Writerly Things to Do This Weekend: Easter Fun?
New season, new plans—and somewhat new, clean spaces (or at least ones that feel like it), too. There is something about spring, the fire it brings with Aries, that makes most people want to just blaze a new trail for themselves. It's that fire energy — the warrior, trailblazer, leader — that's just ready to … Continue reading 3 Writerly Things to Do This Weekend: Spring Cleaning
Meditation Wednesday is a monthly series, where we’ll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we’re tackling for the month. The start of winter, December, and then the start of January are always so charged with emotion. Raw, often shocking emotions, … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Into the New Year We Go
If you search a little around our site, you'll probably notice there's something peculiar about the pictures attached to the features. What does the picture of a tree trunk have to do with a writing deeply meditation? Or the image of a rundown business have to do with computer issues? You get the picture. They … Continue reading Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts
Libra season is upon us, and although for your writing is doesn’t necessarily mean much, you can still add a little bit of its magic to your writing routine.
Meditation Wednesday is a new, monthly series, where we'll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we're tackling for the month. This month, because the sun is in Virgo and Mercury just joined him in that sign, we're going to focus … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Working Smarter