Being a writer

Going Against The Naysayers

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Haters Gonna Hate And Writers Gonna Write

Have you ever been told that you shouldn’t be a writer? That writing gets you nowhere. Writers don’t make any money. You’ll never get published. You’re too old/young to write a book. Oh, you’re writing a book? I want to do that too, it’s not that hard. We’ve all been there. Every writer has had […]

Being a writer

A Little Reminder About Writing Rules…

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Tell Your Story Your Way

This post was this week’s Monday email. There’s a free writing achievements printable for 2018 coming free in Monday 4 December’s email. Get it delivered straight to your inbox by sticking your email in here.   I thought I’d give you a little reminder about writing rules. Yes, there are technically rules to writing fiction. They […]

Being a writer

Meet Our Latest Fluffball Addition

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Does Your Pet Help You Write

I’m SOOOOO excited!!!!!!! On Saturday, we went and picked up our new addition to the family. I’d like you to meet Bucky.     Isn’t he adorable? He’s a little mischief maker. Writers tend to be stereotyped into the cat lover category, but I grew up with dogs. I’ve always loved dogs. Bucky will never […]

Being a writer

When Social Media Stops You Writing

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Is Social Media Getting In The Way Of Your Writing - Write into the Woods

It’s the weekend, or maybe you have a day off, or it’s just that time again. You’ve sat down and you’re going to write that story that’s been in your head for months. No, years. It’s all planned out. You have a hot drink. There’s appropriate music playing in the background. You’re pumped up and […]