When you love books, there is only one thing that can be said about the Literary Word Count Infographic posted on Shortlist.com and that’s “awesome!” No quotes from this one. You just have to go soak it up. Much Happiness and Success!
Do you hang onto your writing way too long, trying to make it “perfect?” Don’t feel bad if you said yes, because I struggle with that too. But if you take a look at some heavy-hitter websites in their early days, you will see that they were far from perfect. Some of them were downright…homely. […]
The first time I was ever published in my life was at the age of 14, and it was due to a writing contest I had entered. (No, I won’t share that particular piece of writing; it was a very angst-filled teen-aged love poem.) In this day and age, writing contests are everywhere, and some […]
Today I have something a little different for my Freestyle Finds post. A National Writing Date Day. Part of the appeal every year of NaNoWriMo is the feeling of community even while we work on doing our own thing. What if we could just spend a day, or part of a day doing that? What […]
Whether you believe writer’s block exists or not (some people call it something else) the fact remains that sometimes when you sit down to write, the words don’t come. I’ve found a really interesting article with some writer’s thoughts on the subject over at RookieMag.com. The post is called Getting Unstuck: Writers’ thoughts on writer’s […]