writing tips

March 1, 2016
Timing breaks for increased writing productivity

The 17 Minute Trick That Boosts Writing Productivity

Not all writers have an entire day to devote to their craft, but if you do it’s worth it to figure out when your brain is […]
February 25, 2016
Director's clapper for take three writing prompt

Video Writing Prompt – The Take Three

Here’s a fun and easy way to fit some quick writing into your day. Check out this super fast (only 1 minute–I am getting faster!) video and […]
February 23, 2016
mornings for writers

A Morning Routine for Writers

It’s no secret that highly successful people have specific morning routines they follow meticulously. These activities are performed habitually; they help determine the tone for the rest of […]
February 16, 2016
How to MacGyver Your Writing

Need to Fix Your Writing? Grab Some Duct Tape!

MacGyver and writing — a pair made in heaven? Many of you will remember MacGyver, the mild-mannered scientist-turned-government-agent that could rig a bomb with a shoelace […]
February 9, 2016
this 70s sitcom will help you be a better writer

How This 70s Sitcom Can Make You A Better Writer

You remember Oscar Madison, the lovable lummox from Neil Simon’s “The Odd Couple”? Always pushing socks, dirty underwear, and food-laden dishes out of his way to scribble […]
January 27, 2016
type write

How to Write Engaging Non-fiction

The internet is filled with information designed to help writers produce great fiction, but when writers want to know how to write engaging non-fiction, the info […]
January 19, 2016
time for writing blurb

The Writing Jar — VIDEO

If you don’t have time to read the blog post, take a minute and get an overview here and kick your writing into high gear!
December 21, 2015
writing a draft novel christmas gift

Just the Write Gift — Writing a Draft Novel in No Time!

“The Write Gift”. Very punny, hmm? I couldn’t help myself—I’ve broken into the nog of the egg a tad early this season! Around this time of […]