February 1st, 2017

Use the Energies of 2017 to Jumpstart Your Writing Career

There are a lot of exciting possibilities for everyone this year, all relating to the changing energies around us. You don’t have to believe in anything “new age” to admit that the first month of 2017 flew by like a rocket. And that’s just the start. I wanted to pull forward some of the ancient […]

July 25th, 2014

Time Management Secret: “YES Makes Less”

Photo credit: Cellar Door Films via WANA Commons on Flickr

What’s the time management secret that’s sure to help us all get TONS more writing done? “Yes makes less.” It’s my new favorite motto.

If you’ve never heard of Steven Pressfield or Shawn Coyne, you’re missing out on some amazing lessons. Pressfield wrote The […]

May 26th, 2014

Writing Agreement # 1: Be Impeccable with Your Word

Turning Whine into Gold By Kathryn Craft, @KCraftWriter

Last year, Janice Gable Bashman and I co-wrote an article for Writer’s Digest Magazine, The 7 Deadly Sins of Self-Editing, that turned out to be quite popular. Apparently sinning resonated with writers (go figure!) who recognized that greed, lust, gluttony, pride, sloth, envy, and wrath might be […]

July 22nd, 2013

10 Writer Affirmations to Bolster Optimism

Or… Turning Whine into Gold by Kathryn Craft

I’d like to thank the team here at Writers in the Storm for letting me blow in with a series on attitude adjustment.

If you think this has nothing to do with becoming an author, you couldn’t be more wrong! From our first words tentatively pressed to […]

May 2nd, 2012

5 Stellar Bits of Wisdom from a New York Times Besteller

by Jenny Hansen

Today, I’m delighted to bring you some tips from New York Times Bestselling Author, Susan Mallery. If you haven’t read her Fool’s Gold series, you are missing out!

Click here to download one of her books really quick so you have something wonderful to dive into when you’re done being inspired by […]