Ink Link Roundup -rejection & inspiration

Ink Link Roundup -rejection & inspiration

I hope you find this week’s links as inspiring as I did! Yes, the life of a writer is chock full of rejection. Here are some authors who faced tons of it, which may make yours easier to swallow. This […]

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Conference Ruminations from an Intermediate Writer

Conference Ruminations from an Intermediate Writer

When Words Collide is only a couple of months away and I am trying to be extra prepared since I know I’ll be busy with coursework when that weekend rolls around. My vacation from work, which I normally plan around the […]

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Forced Words vs. Inspired Words

Forced Words vs. Inspired Words

There’s an excellent image that keeps cycling on my Facebook feed: I’m one of those writers who has always been guilty of writing only when inspired or when everything is just right. Because life is life, I’m not inspired nearly […]

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Getting My Head On Straight

Getting My Head On Straight

I know I’ve said this before, but there is nothing more important than being organized. Lately, I’ve been so disorganized on a personal, professional, and creative level that I can plainly see the effect it’s having on my nerves and […]

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Weather Influencing Writing

Weather Influencing Writing

I’m finding my inspiration, motivation, and dedication to writing going up lately and I am fairly certain it’s weather influencing writing that I’m doing. We had a really tough winter in Calgary this year. Lots of -30C days (and colder […]

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Happy Birthday to Me

Happy Birthday to Me

Though I’m a little late, I’m upholding my Annual Birthday Post tradition. While I sit here typing, getting ready to celebrate my birthday with my friends, I’m reticent to reflect on my year. Last year’s birthday was a big one. […]

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