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Free the Muse with Music –Tip for Writer’s Block

Great advice to be found in “Stomp Writer’s Block. Let Loose!”. Music often saves me. When you’re facing a writer’s block, this post suggests you let loose with some tunes—cynical neighbours and cats be damned. “I pick a song that … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block & Filling the Creative Well – #firstdraftproblems

Does walking away from your writing help when your creative well has gone dry? Many say just going for a walk, taking a shower or folding the laundry gives those seeds of inspiration planted somewhere in the back of your … Continue reading

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5 Simple Steps to Summoning the Writer’s Muse

“Never forget that the nurturing and preservation of your own muse is job one. Lose it and you may be losing a great deal.” ~Robert Genn So it’s been a while since I’ve blogged about any progress on my novel. … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a…Writer?

“Writer’s block is a fancy term made up by whiners so they can have an excuse to drink alcohol.” – Steve Martin I’m having a hard time calling myself a writer these days, due to the lack of, er…writing. But … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block, Procrastination, Fear of Commitment, Or…Just Seriously Unhinged?

“The road to Hell is paved with works-in-progress.” ~ Philip Roth I have a problem. And some would call it writer’s block. Although technically, I’m finished my first draft and am now in the revising stage. But many scenes need … Continue reading

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My Tea Has Gone Cold (Inspiration–It’s Hot)

This post was inspired by a question I once posed on my Facebook, which was “Does anybody else repeatedly pour themselves a big cup of hot tea only to forget about it until it’s ice cold?” Apparently, I’m not alone … Continue reading

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My Step By Step Guide to Writing

I’ve just finished some er…research and am now ready to write. In this blog, not my book. What do you think, I’m trying to be productive? Instead, I thought I would let you in on my step-by-step guide to writing. Follow … Continue reading

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