Category: Resources for Writers

Here is where I share the resources for writers. From bloggers everywhere, see what they share to help and inspire writing. Everyone needs help sometimes.

As Usual The Creative Penn Gives Some Excellent Advice

We’re writers so our default way of exploring and understanding the world is through words. But in this increasingly noisy online space, it might be an image that draws a reader to your words. They may well judge you by your book cover, your…

Four Ways to Plan Showing Vs. Telling in Your Novel — A Writer’s Path

by Andrea Lundgren As writers, we’ve been told over and over how it’s much better to show a reader something rather than tell them, and recently, I wrote about how one can use dance to show a character’s thoughts and how she changes. As…

A Fast and Easy Fix to Annoying Featured Image!

Have you ever noticed that sometimes you update your blog post featured image in WordPress, but when you share it on social media, it still shows the old image… Annoying, isn’t it! Here are two super easy ways to fix this for Facebook and…

Writing Doesn’t Have To Be Lonely. How To Find A Community — The Creative Penn

“Writing, at its best, is a lonely life … For he does his work alone and if he is a good enough writer he must face eternity, or the lack of it, each day.” Ernest Hemingway Loneliness and isolation are common problems for writers,…

From A Writer’s Path

by Richard Risemberg The job of a fiction writer is to lie. Still, if it were only to lie, you could dedicate yourself to advertising or politics instead and accept troubled sleep as the price for prosperity. But a fiction writer must lie to…