This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. Last time, I focused on those situations where the excitement to work on a WIP has fizzled and how to re-ignite enthusiasm; and we covered the importance of gaining clarity as to WHY you write in the first post. Today, as promised, I’m going to tackle how to generate JOY for your writing.
This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. Hello, Wonderful Writers. Welcome back to Post 2 of It’s a Writer Thing: Writer’s Block Series! This is a long one, so grab your drink of choice, a snack, maybe a blanket, and cozy up. Today, I’ll tackle ENTHUSIASM and six steps for overcoming writer’s block.
This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. We discuss how recalling the WHYS, our own personal reasons for writing, counteracts the negative emotions that arise when we’re stuck. When we’re stuck, we feel terrible, right? Recalling our WHYS of writing addresses barriers in the categories of MOTIVATION and clearly (no pun intended), CLARITY.
This is a guest post by Angela Panayotopulos. 1. It begins with an idea. You heard something. You saw something.…
This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. Drafting used to be my favorite part of the writing process, but not anymore. Now, I LOVE revising! I think revision has a bad reputation. Here are some myths about revising that I’d like to debunk today.
I guess I should precursor this list by saying my book, as I’ve never written your book, per se, or finished it either, so how am I supposed to know? Well, what I was kind of hoping for is that my experiences in knuckling down and finishing novels would in some way be relatable to all of you lovely people out there. That, in general, the tools and techniques for finishing a book which have helped me, can also help you.
This is a guest post by Melisa Marzett. In this article, five main mistakes of newly arrived writers will be examined. We consider new writers to be people longing to write something but without appropriate skills to implement this dream.
This is a guest post by James Tingle. Here are 5 promotion ideas I have tested for marketing my self-published book and the results.
This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. I’m realizing that I’ve never written a post about how I write,…
This is a guest post by Jessica Bayliss. Hello, Wonderful Writers! The author journey is long. Long. It takes forever…