Writing Tips from William Wordsworth: Be Yourself

quotes on writing“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.”
– William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth expresses a simple concept that can be difficult to execute: being yourself. Read More

From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Quoteworthy

From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Quoteworthy

From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Quoteworthy? Today’s post is an excerpt from 101 Creative Writing Exercises. This exercise is called “Quoteworthy.”... [Read more]

Tips for Saving Your Best Writing Ideas

Tips for Saving Your Best Writing Ideas

How to save and cultivate your best writing ideas Doesn’t it seem like the best writing ideas come at the most inconvenient times? It happens when you’re driving,... [Read more]

Narrative Point of View in Storytelling

Narrative Point of View in Storytelling

What’s your narrative point of view? Today’s post includes excerpts from What’s the Story? Building Blocks for Fiction Writing, chapter six: “Narrative Point of... [Read more]

Punctuation Marks: The Colon

Punctuation Marks: The Colon

Punctuation marks: the colon. The colon is one of the most clearly-defined punctuation marks. It occasionally acts as a stand-in for a comma or period (though when one of... [Read more]

Borrowing, Stealing, and Building Upon Other People’s Writing Ideas

Borrowing, Stealing, and Building Upon Other People’s Writing Ideas

May I use a few of your writing ideas? From epic romances to fantastical adventures, stories have been captivating audiences for centuries, and they have been inspiring writers... [Read more]

How to Increase Your Writing Productivity

How to Increase Your Writing Productivity

Increase your writing productivity. It’s not easy to find time to write. Even professional writers get caught up in paperwork and marketing and have to scramble to get... [Read more]

Creative Writing Prompts Inspired by Technology

Creative Writing Prompts Inspired by Technology

Use these creative writing prompts to write about technology! All of today’s prompts come from my book 1200 Creative Writing Prompts. Enjoy! Technology has become so... [Read more]

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