Tags: , , , , ,

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 […]

Continue Reading

Themed Work Days for Writing

One thing I have been trying lately is doing themed work days for writing. The Idea The idea started with The Creative Penn podcast #310 where Joanna Penn interviewed Joanna Wiebe on Copywriting for Authors. Penn mentioned Financial Fridays and […]

Continue Reading

Ink Links Roundup: Silkpunk, Writing Tools, Poetry

Ink Links Roundup: Silkpunk, Writing Tools, Poetry

If you need to feel better about struggling through your manuscript, Kate loved this article featuring Rory Gleeson: ‘Writing wrecks your head’ Writing can’t be that bad, cant it? He looks incredulous. “Oh yes it can. You’re wrecked and you […]

Continue Reading

You Have Time to Write – New Mom Writer Series

You Have Time to Write – New Mom Writer Series

You have the time to write! This is the third post in my New Mom Writing series. Part of this post is for those who are not parents–that is who this post will help the most. For the parents out […]

Continue Reading

Getting “Serious” About Writing

Getting “Serious” About Writing

I have a nerdy confession to make: since the day I started working, Saturday October 29, 2005, I have written down an account of my work day. That’s how I know the exact day, and time, I started my very […]

Continue Reading

“I’m on a timer.”

“I’m on a timer.”

Late last month it was suddenly time to start nagging my fellow writing group members about content for our newsletter. Christmas was behind me but New Year’s Eve was starring me in the face. So I suggested a topic I […]

Continue Reading