Overcoming Writer’s Block

Whether you’re a fiction writer, a student trying to write an essay, or just simply writing a business email, most writers — at some point — experience writer’s block.  I know I do, and so do my students. Are you currently struggling with Writer’s Block?  Check out 3 of my previous posts for tips on how…

Putting You(r Writing) Out There

As far back as my memories go, I have memories of writing.  I created my first picture book at age 5 or 6, a book of poems at 7 or 8, my first pieces of short stories by 10.   I have always been a writer. Yet, it took a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing,…

I Finished NaNoWriMo!

I completed my 50,000 words and submitted it with literally ONE MINUTE to spare. I wrote more than 13,000 words over the past two days, and as the clock approached midnight, my fingers were flying.  I wasn’t sure I’d make it, but I did.  Just barely.   I hit 50,003 words, submitted it, then came…