When I sit down to write a book, I do not say to myself, ‘I am going to produce a work of art.’ I write it because there is some lie that I want to expose, some fact to which I want to draw attention, and my initial concern is to get a hearing. – … Continue reading The Power of What We Write [Quote Post]
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"Ideas are like rabbits." #writinginspiration
Start with a dream. Develop a plan. Make things happen! 🙂
“Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it’s the answer to everything. … It’s the streaming reason for living. To note, to pin down, to build up, to create, to be astonished at nothing, to cherish the oddities, to let nothing go down the drain, to make something, to make a great flower … Continue reading Who wants to become a writer?
It's okay if it takes a few years to write your first novel. It's okay if you're still searching for your story. It's okay to write and rewrite and rewrite until you feel satisfied. It's okay to change your mind. It's okay to take breaks from writing. It's okay to come back to your writing … Continue reading Searching….My First Novel
These types of stories are important to tell but can be hard to write or share.
One of the ways that one of my favorite teachers would inspire us to write was to show us an image and have us write a story about it. The following images all come from pixabay.com. Use them to springboard ideas for a fantasy tale of epic proportions. Try writing an individual story for each … Continue reading Fantasy Images Prompt
How to find stories...or let them find you.
Every writer has creative "dry spells." We can get through this!