June 15th, 2011

Make Your Writer’s Bookshelf Work For You

by Jenny Hansen

What do you do when you need help with your writing?

I don’t mean when you can’t find the right word or phrase…my critique partner, Sharla Rae, did an excellent job of solving that issue in her “Writing Antifreeze” post a few weeks back.

No, what I’m talking about is the books […]

March 9th, 2011

How to Build Your Writing Team

I learned about the four character requirements of teamwork: openness, generosity, flexibility and patience. Of course I thought of how this applies to writing. Many writers feel that they are flying solo when nothing could be further than the truth. The process of getting a book published requires a massive amount of teamwork and every single one of the above qualities. […]

January 5th, 2011

Show Up For Your Writing

Woody Allen said, “80% of success is showing up.” Julia Cameron discusses at length that “the role of an artist is to show up for the work and allow it to move through them.” My New Year’s resolution for 2011 is to show up for my writing. Sounds simple, doesn’t it? […]