“First rule: Do not use semicolons. All they do is show you’ve been to college.” Despite his semicolon antipathy, Kurt Vonnegut never fails to make me think, laugh — and write.
Margaret Atwood’s words will silence your inner critic and inspire you to write.
Words of creative wisdom, courtesy of Neil Gaiman.
Ditch that internal editor and write with courage, thanks to advice from Natalie Goldberg.
As Writing 101 winds down, we appreciate this quirky reminder from writer Ray Bradbury on the importance of reading and writing every day.
The writing process involves more than just writing. In Haruki Murakami’s memoir, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, we learn about his thought process and passion for a physical activity that also inspires his craft.
Having a hard time finding a topic for your next post? Give one of these ideas a try.
Need a jolt of inspiration? This Bukowski poem reminds us of the power of writing, and make us feel good about putting pen to paper.
We’ve lost Maya Angelou the person, but not the beauty and wisdom she pinned down with words. If you need inspiration today, let her descriptions of the writing life lift you up.
Not sure what to blog about today? Here are five post ideas to consider for your next post.
There’s a book I turn to again and again when I’ve fired up my post editor but feel uninspired or just plain dejected: Anne Lamott’s Bird by Bird.
As bloggers, we’re always on the lookout for the next great post idea. Can you find one by looking back?…