Wednesday Writings · Writing World

Not Sure If Having Writerly Epiphany Or Breakdown 🤔

It’s finally happened. I have writer’s block. Okay, so I’ve been stuck like this in the past. Usually I just take a break for a few days and it’s fine. Really, this is only Day One of stuck-ness, so I shouldn’t be this concerned. But I think this time, it’s deeper than writer’s block. It’s… Continue reading Not Sure If Having Writerly Epiphany Or Breakdown 🤔

Wednesday Writings

How Hiring A Professional Editor Saved My Manuscript

Fellow writers, I get it –– shelling out money to edit something you’ve written for free isn’t your idea of a good time. It took me years to talk myself into investing in a professional round of editing, and it was only when I was getting desperate for help that I finally gave in. “Becoming… Continue reading How Hiring A Professional Editor Saved My Manuscript

Randomosity · Writing World

Good News For Writers (And Bloggers, Too)!

So I stumbled upon this awesome article from Arts.Mic about the health benefits of writing. It starts off with, “No matter the quality of your prose, the act of writing itself leads to strong physical and mental health benefits.” Now, I have to say I was trying very hard not to laugh when I first read… Continue reading Good News For Writers (And Bloggers, Too)!

Randomosity · Short Stories

In The Midst Of Final Edits

I’m so close to finishing the final draft of my book I can almost smell the freshly printed pages. It’s so exciting to see everything finally coming together. I’m hoping to start the publishing process within the next month 🙂 Here’s one of my favorite scenes: *********************************************************************************************************** Emma paused a moment. “So…you were born with… Continue reading In The Midst Of Final Edits