Posted at 3:12 pm , on July 2, 2018
Oh my goodness friends, the notes in my phone are OUT OF CONTROL!!
If I read an article, book, or even an Instagram caption that speaks to me I will write it down in a note. I typically pull from these quotes or thoughts to write my blog posts or post my own captions on Instagram.
Today I had this thought that I want to post things as they come to me instead of having them planned out in advance, or instead of seeking that perfect photo to snap to go along with the words I have in mind to share. It’s an effort to be more present; to share what’s currently rumbling through my heart and head.
So this is where I’ve chosen to dump all the little tidbits I’ve previously gathered.
Get ready to read. Are you set? GO!
Posted at 5:05 pm , on April 8, 2018
Are you looking for inspiration, writing tips, or curious if your favorite author made the list?
Check out these 33 quotes that any writer will appreciate :
1. “Put it in writing!” Unknown
2. “The difference between the right word and almost the right word is the difference between lightning and the lightening bug.” Mark Twain
3. “…look in thy heart and write.” Sir Philip Sydney
4. “But all the fun’s in how you say a thing.” Robert Frost Continue reading
Posted at 7:00 pm , on March 21, 2018
While asking yourself these questions, don’t feel obligated to add each answer to every question. Don’t over explain for the sake of word count. Just add enough meaningful details to establish the setting. Create plenty of depth that the reader could put themselves in your character’s shoes.
At the beginning, as best you can, tell the era, age, century, or year.
1. What is the season?
2. What time of day is it?
3. What is the climate?
4. What do you notice about the weather? Continue reading