We’ll probably all struggle with creative blocks during our writing career, so what can we do to help? Christina Delay shares her insights.
Once our story’s flow is in good shape, we might not know how to take the next editing step. We can self-edit through the line-editing stage, but it’s difficult. Wendy Sparrow’s worksheet may help.
Last week we explored our options for organizing our writing life, but even the best system won’t help us if we lose our notes, so we need a plan.Pin It
Eventually, every writer will need an organizational system, but many of us struggle to find one that works for us. Here are a few insights and resources.Pin It
If we’re not careful, we can burn out or suffer serious consequences. So once in a while, we all need to evaluate our workload and reprioritize…even me.Pin It
Much of writing is subjective, so it can be hard to know how to treat writing advice. Is it a hard-and-fast rule, a guideline, or a personal preference?Pin It
A month ago, we discussed how the coronavirus might affect us as writers. Since then, we’ve all had to learn how to cope with limits to our “spoons.”Pin It
Some verb tenses can cause confusion with passive voice. What is passive voice, and how can we tell when the word “was” is not a sign of passive voice?Pin It
We probably think we know everything about dialogue formatting already, but let’s make sure we know all there is to know before assuming.Pin It
As we go through the editing process, we might have questions we wish we could ask a professional editor. How can we get our question answered?Pin It