Challenge Yourself

A good way to practice writing and keep up your motivation is to commit to a goal. One way to accomplish this is to participate in a writing challenge! Some publishers and websites have annual or monthly challenges that could even lead to awards or published copies of your work. These usually have qualifications that… Continue reading Challenge Yourself


Often times, best selling and popular books get turned into movies. The books are transformed into scripts for the movies, and are written in a completely new style. This script style is a fun trick to try when you’re a little stuck writing. Consider transforming your scene into a play script. What does the setting/stage… Continue reading Scripts

No experience? No problem!

Today’s topic is using other writers’ quotes and metaphors for inspiration. Have you ever tried to write about something you’d never felt or tried yourself? It’s difficult! One thing that might help is trying to learn from others’ experiences so that you have a better idea of how to portray that experience. One thing that… Continue reading No experience? No problem!

Tools To Try:

One thing that can make writing easier is having the right tools. While a lot of writers prefer the basics (a pen and paper or a laptop), some like having other apps to help organize and simplify. If you’re one of those writers, then take a look at these: Google Apps are known to be… Continue reading Tools To Try:

Just Keep Writing

“You can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.” -Jodi Picoult A lot of writers and artists struggle with starting. One reason a lot of people struggle to start is that they fear the blank page. It’s empty, it’s new, and any mark you make must be perfect. Wrong! It may… Continue reading Just Keep Writing


“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” -Wayne Dyer This quote holds a lot of truth, especially in art and writing. Changing your perspective on something can also change how you relay that perspective to others. For example, if you’re stuck on what you’re writing or feel… Continue reading Perspective

Schedule Time

As writers, we sometimes get too busy. We forget to allow ourselves time to write, or we just don’t feel up to it. That’s okay! It happens. One way to help with these issues is to schedule a consistent time- whether it’s ten minutes a day, or just a goal of finding time to write… Continue reading Schedule Time