By Larry Icabandi Nabiong Getting inspiration from anything within reach is just a piece of cake for other writers. The rest suffers from what we call the-alibi-not-to-write- a-single-word thingy. Yes, for not all the time we have the energy to … Continue reading Writing Strategy: On Getting Inspired Everyday
The experience of what is sometimes called writer’s anxiety can be crippling. Especially when that anxiety rears its ugly head just prior to, say, a public reading. Anxiety can, for writers, be a crippling affliction that brings on various forms … Continue reading Writer’s anxiety: How to live with and overcome it
I hope that all our readers have had a creative and prosperous Christmas and new year. New year is often a time for taking stock and reviewing the direction your life is going. For us creative types that review usually … Continue reading Enhance your creative new year plans
One thing that we messy writers need to learn is this – failure is not fatal. The key thing, as a writer, is to tell interesting stories. It does not matter if you write a story and most people don’t … Continue reading Failure is not fatal
Who else has heard of NaNoWriMo? If you have yet to encounter it, this is your introduction to something that will take you nought to novel author in just 30 days. NaNoWriMo, or the National Novel Writing Month is a challenge … Continue reading Do you NaNoWriMo?
Do you feel like a fraud? You are not alone. Continue reading Don’t let Imposter Syndrome stop you