Writing your very first story is an incredible rush of adrenaline for the mind. You’re so exuberant and full of energy, you twist and you turn in your mind, trying to keep up with yourself. Creative writing is one of the most beautiful things that humanity has ever done. So why should we not pass on this talent and gift to the next generation?
Shoot your shot, friends. That’s all you can do. If it doesn’t work out, if you miss, that’s okay. It’s all apart of the process. Put yourselves out there and make the glorious mistakes that are uniquely yours. Write your story.
This is post 23 of 24 in the series “Author Tweets of the Week” For this week’s Tweets of the Week, I’ve decided we will focus on humorous, inspirational, and poignant writing tweets from one of the best #amwriting tweeters in the business: @byMorganWright. For the first time ever, all tweets will be […]
This is post 22 of 24 in the series “Author Tweets of the Week” Let’s kick off this weeks Tweets of the Week with a few from one of my favorite tweeters, @chipmunkofpower, especially when she does the back-and-forth dialogue. https://twitter.com/chipmunkofpower/status/968526409852440577 *giving 3 year old a bath* 3: How old are you?Me: 39.3: How […]
What makes an author famous? Well, besides their great works and talent. It’s sometimes their personality, a life full of fascinating events, or the interesting things they’ve done. But there’s one more thing many people often overlook. It’s the fact that some writers have quite unusual or even completely weird habits. Here are 20 famous […]
This is post 21 of 24 in the series “Author Tweets of the Week” It’s been two months since we’ve had Tweets of the Week, so let’s jump right in… https://twitter.com/thelaceylondon/status/962041302186627072 This one is so me! It’s coffee time or wine time when it’s writing time. I’ve given up alcohol for Lent, though, so… […]
One regular thing I’m going to be doing in 2018 is a message to all my email followers containing the three things I found most captivating and inspiring over the past week. It may be an excerpt from a book I read, a podcast I listened to, or a video I saw. It may […]
I know so many writers that doodle, endlessly doodle, as they think. I remember doodling all the time when I was a young boy in school. I also remember seeing my mother doodle when she was on the phone growing up. I always thought there was something that doodling triggered in the brain, like there […]
This is post 20 of 24 in the series “Author Tweets of the Week” I apologize that new content has been less frequent over the past month or so. I’m working on finalizing my next book: 40 Tips on Creative Writing—A guide for writers to turn your passion into a successful book. It will be […]