Handling Rejection: Finding peace

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

It’s easy as a writer to spend a lot of energy trying to figure out why something went south. How to find peace where you are.

Handling Rejection: Barnacles

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Why bad memories carry weight and what we can do about it.

Handling Rejection: Words of comfort

Monday, January 8th, 2018

What to do before you take your work out there. A key component to stock in your survival toolbox.

Handling Rejection: A Writer’s badge

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

Slammed by the press? Rejected by an agent or outraged public? Great! Congrats! Join the writers club.

Handling Rejection: No to yes

Monday, December 18th, 2017

It happens to every writer. It’s never any fun. How to frame it when it happens… or even better, before it does.

The Bigger Picture: Talking your game

Monday, October 16th, 2017

Are you playing nice when you talk to yourself? Here’s how to do it, when you talk out loud.

Rewriting: When to Start Rewriting

Monday, September 11th, 2017

When to rewrite…and when to just keep writing:

Last Scene

Sunday, August 7th, 2016

First impressions are vital, but last images rule. Today we craft a rough draft of the last scene.