Limber Up Before Letting Loose: Prompt 10

Ahhhh, July in New England! There's nothing quite like it...and I do my best not to think of the fleeting nature of the season here in Maine; as my husband's great-aunt used to say: "It's the Fourth of July...summer's over!" I'm trying my damndest to fit in the entirety of my summertime bucket list, but … Continue reading Limber Up Before Letting Loose: Prompt 10

How Not To Be A Writer — Life Is Fiction

Have you ever noticed how many “How To Be A Writer” guides are floating around the internet? Have you seen all the articles about what being a writer means, detailing tips to fit the bill, sharing the holy guidelines you have to follow to truly be able to classify yourself as a “Writer”? Not that […] … Continue reading How Not To Be A Writer — Life Is Fiction

Dry Spells Perspective #2: Andrew Tolson — REAL TALK

Okay, I’ll come clean. I gave up. Despite the number one piece of advice from writers, editors and agents, which is never give up. In fact, it’s usually in caps: Like it’s shouted across a vast chasm filled with the souls of all those who quit. Don’t be one of those poor fools! NEVER, EVER […] … Continue reading Dry Spells Perspective #2: Andrew Tolson — REAL TALK

When you have all the ideas and NONE of the inspiration — BlogByEmily

This post is for my fellow writers out there. I have a head full of ideas; characters, settings, plot twists and dialogues. I sit at my laptop, hands hovering over the keyboard and then… nothing. I have no idea where to start or where I’m going. Writer’s block gets the best of us, no matter […] … Continue reading When you have all the ideas and NONE of the inspiration — BlogByEmily