Blast from the Past: Baking up Inspiration ~ #amwriting

June 2019 I certainly have done enough baking in the last 12 months 😉 December 2017 It’s December and many of us take the time to bake cookies. In June 2014 I wrote about inspiration and baking and it seems a good time to re-post this entry: June 2014 Do you like baking? I do even though I never do it enough. Unfortunately, there are … Continue reading Blast from the Past: Baking up Inspiration ~ #amwriting

FREE Writing Resources ~ Sarah Kolb Williams & WritingForward.com

May 2019 A re-post of a re-post?! Well, yea, sorry but this writing resource is worth it! December 2017 There are a lot of great and free writing resources out there and I am surprised how many I found in 2014 still exist. Here is one of them July 2014 Hello, apprentice science fiction writers. Have you wondered how to start writing good science fiction … Continue reading FREE Writing Resources ~ Sarah Kolb Williams & WritingForward.com

Guest Post: “Fact vs Fiction” by Tamara Ferguson

This was first published on my old blog in February 2015 FACT VERSUS FICTION Writing Contemporary Romance Just howimportant is it to stick to the facts when inventing the background for your story? This question never really came up for me until I submitted Tales of the Dragonfly Book II: In Flight for a Wisconsin Romance Writers contest back in 2013.  Overall, the rough draft … Continue reading Guest Post: “Fact vs Fiction” by Tamara Ferguson

Blast from the Past: Good Morning Writers! ~ I don’t wanna be in that dark place!

May 2019 I never realised in what a bad place I was in the last couple of years until recently. Hopefully, I managed to get out of there now… January 2015 How is your writing going? Are you inspired or in a rather dark place? After a spell of activity and writing like mad, I am going back into the dark places. Winter is always … Continue reading Blast from the Past: Good Morning Writers! ~ I don’t wanna be in that dark place!

Ingermanson on the “Luxury of not enough Time”

This was first posted in December 2017 Wow, dear readers 2017 is nearly over and it is that time of the year, you know, Hanukka, Bhodi Day, Yule, Christmas… . No matter if you are following any religious holidays or if you just have to deal with year-end stuff: December is always a busy month and this article by Randy Ingermanson fits perfectly in my opinion. This … Continue reading Ingermanson on the “Luxury of not enough Time”

Good Morning Writers! ~ Waves and Cycles

April 2019 My writing cycles have certainly changed. Newborn maybe? November 2017 I’ve come across this post from 2014 and I think it is still up-to-date for my writing. I had to follow my cycles and did not finish #NaNoWriMo17. That’s ok. I am still working on Morsmart so nothing is lost. 2014 How is your writing going? Have you challenged yourself to spread your … Continue reading Good Morning Writers! ~ Waves and Cycles

FREE Writing Resources ~ Freelance Folder

March 2019 This is an awesome resource for writers and bloggers even though they have stopped creating new content in 2015. Check it out anyway. It’s worth it! November 2014 Here we are, bloggers and authors, all interested in improving our craft as well as making our writing life easier. Freelance Folder a good source How great is it, that there is lots of information … Continue reading FREE Writing Resources ~ Freelance Folder

Good Morning Writers! ~ Going to Extremes?

March 2019 I have slowed down a lot since last year but maybe it is too much now???? October 2014 How are you? How is your writing going? Are you hurrying along or do you feel in balance with the speed of your life? I so often feel the need to slow down lately. Not just functioning like a robot with all the tasks life … Continue reading Good Morning Writers! ~ Going to Extremes?

Lean against… and listen Writing Prompt

This is a writing prompt I have used a lot and it is fun to do it over and over again. Feel free to copy it and use it for writing inspiration! I quote Kasey Mathews from the WANA group “Write to Heal” for this writing prompt: “With paper and pen, or computer handy, lean back in your chair, or against the wall, or a … Continue reading Lean against… and listen Writing Prompt