21 Motivational Quotes to Keep You Writing

You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence. Octavia E. Butler You can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page. Jodi Picoult Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow … Continue reading 21 Motivational Quotes to Keep You Writing

Questions an aspiring writer should be able to answer

I was taught that writing is an adventure: one’s discovery of self and soul. If you know yourself, you’ll write better books and stories. Here are questions an aspiring writer should be able to answer: 1. What subject brings you to your knees? Many aspiring writers stop in the middle of their writing journey to avoid subjects that they fear. Some people want to write … Continue reading Questions an aspiring writer should be able to answer

The 30 Day Writing Challenge

Someone once told me that the secret to having a prosperous writing life is… This may sound stupid, but it’ll work. It’ll definitely make a difference to your writing life. Here is it: “Write 1000 words EVERY DAY.” That’s it. You don’t need to buy anything. It’s just a plain and simple discipline. And when I say EVERY DAY, that’s EVERY SINGLE DAY with no … Continue reading The 30 Day Writing Challenge

A love letter to the one I’m with today…

When it comes to you, I never know where to start. I could talk about anything, and eventually it’ll just end up with your name and how much I love you. How we met wasn’t special. Birds didn’t sing, it didn’t rain, the world didn’t stop. If time stood still, I’ll never know. How it started wasn’t extraordinary. But how we coursed through our lives … Continue reading A love letter to the one I’m with today…