Why Writing is Hard

Writing is hard man... Imagine you come up with this idea and it's precious and small and you just want to take care of it. You want to feed it until it becomes a fully fleshed out plot line and spend hours writing the idea. But the world is a harsh place, you might find [...]


author sites to read when you want to give up

Considering we're a week through nanowrimo I thought I'd share a quick lists of sites that I've found helpful. Many of these are all from the blogs of published authors, and I woul recommend checking out the whole site because there is so much knowledge on there. They have made me want to write again [...]

TWP – From Idea to Plot

Once you have your idea, what's the next step? Now you need to develop the idea to a point where you can write it. This point is different for everyone, some people (called plotters) like to have the whole thing figured out before they start. Other people like to have the freedom to go wherever [...]


TWP – Finding Ideas and Inspiration

I've been missing for a while, but now I'm back with this new series on writing called 'The Writing Process' or TWP for short. I don't know how long this series will last, but I'm looking forward to sharing all my knowledge and experiences. So what's the first step in writing? An idea of course. [...]


Picking a Daily Writing Goal

Setting a daily writing goal is a great way to keep yourself writing and form a habit, however it can be a tricky thing to decide. Here are some things you should consider.   Think Big I don't know about you, but when I choose a daily goal I tend to meet it but never [...]