The best way to get through that slalom run known as “the holiday season,” is adhere every more strictly to your daily schedule.Read more "From Turkeys to Stockings to Writer’s Block and Empty Pages"
For writers and creatives, the daily battles can be won not just through countless counter attacks, but with extra doses of self-care and time set aside for creative pursuits.Read more "Soothing the Ravenous Soul"
Just because you stopped writing doesn’t mean the story is over, every failure is just another opportunity.Read more "Flaming Out and Rising High"
The fastest way to become a proficient writer is to make writing a part of your daily routine.There are many variations of the adage that talent matters little when not paired with persistence, and my experiences over the last several months have proved to me that small, incremental steps really can take you farther than you could ever imagine.Read more "Writing As Habit"
When life’s messy, inspiration abounds but getting it all down on paper can be challenging.Read more "Driving Around With A Car Full Of Books"
When, as a writer or creative, you find yourself feeling unmotivated, uninspired or just plain blocked, re-frame your perspective and keep an eye out for signs you’re on the right track.Read more "Reframe it, Adjust It, Find a Fix"
What have you lost lately that’s waiting to be found? What’s irreplaceable that can be replaced? What seems like the end, but is really just the beginning?Read more "Writing Into Wellbeing."
Sometimes the string snaps, the camel breaks a back, and that last straw hits the ground with the force of a nuclear bomb.Read more "When the Times Go A-Changing"
The thrill may be gone, but for writers it’s never over. We are not truly happy, truly satisfied, truly complete unless we are writing.Read more "Why Haven’t I Been Writing?"
Sometimes the hardest thing to do is stand your ground.Read more "The Art of the Gamble"