Category Archives: Writing Tips

Writing is Magical

“Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it’s the answer to everything. … It’s the streaming reason for living. To note, to pin down, to build up, to create, to be astonished at nothing, to cherish the oddities, … Continue reading

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A Quote to Inspire

We write to taste life twice, in the moment, and in retrospection. We write, like Proust, to render all of it eternal, and to persuade ourselves that it is eternal. We write to be able to transcend our life, to … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions and Intentions

Aloha Writers, Wishing all a wonderful New Year. For those of you who have been putting off writing, even though you can’t get the idea of doing so out of your mind, here’s a tip to consider. You can’t wait … Continue reading

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Expressive Writing

   If you have the words, there’s always a chance that you’ll find the way. ~Seamus Heaney Expressive Writing The power of writing offers inspiration and healing. It provides a means for expressing feelings and ideas. Much of the research … Continue reading

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There’s no “Right” Way to “Write!”

There’s no “Right” Way to “Write!” A sure way to create writer’s block or to stop your self from starting is to think that the only way to write is to isolate yourself in a room for hours every day. If … Continue reading

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What wants to be written will have its day!

When something wants to be written through you, it will haunt you until you finally say yes. Or, it may leave and beckon another. But it will have its say.

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Writing Tip

One of my favorite all-time quotes is by Elmore Leonard. He said, “If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it.” Good writing makes you forget someone has labored at a computer, making their writing sound profound. Good writing takes you beyond … Continue reading

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A Great Writing Tip for Writer’s Block

A Great Writing Tip for Writer’s Block You sit down ready to write and can’t think of a thing to say? Here’s a great tip. Warm up your writing muscle by making up a list of dangling sentences such as: … Continue reading

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Sparking your Creative Muse

Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers. ~Isaac Asimov Sparking your Creative Muse Your mind is busily making up stories all the time. The stories can range from what somebody said to you and how you would have … Continue reading

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The Art of Storytellling

The Human species thinks in metaphors and learns through stories. —Mary Catherine Storytelling is truly an art. A tale well told hooks most people. Every good story has a few vital components: A clear theme the reader can easily follow A … Continue reading

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