Well, that’s one way to do it. Here’s the story: Dan Brown deals with writer’s block by hanging himself upside down http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/ThePassiveVoice/~3/KCJNbWXPESs/ Caution: Do not try this at home. # # #―
A writer (or should I say thinker), typically has a mind filled with ideas (unless of course, they are suffering from the dreaded writers-block (yes, it is a “real” thing)). The incredibly ingenious idea-filled head of theirs is not ...―
Here are 20 rules for writing that are easy to remember, read them carefully and you will understand why. 1) Remember to never split an infinitive. 2) The passive voice should never be used. 3) Do not put statements in the negative form. 4) A verb...―
I have been writing two books since January 2013, but I’ve been writing poetry for over fifteen years. It’s a different medium when you’re writing poetry/fiction/non-fiction. Toggling between the three really requires that you...―
Today, I wish I woke up with my bags/suitcase/ backpack already packed, the tickets/travel vouchers/ passport laying on top at the front door, ready to go. But alas, sometimes it is necessary to do some work, to collect holiday time and money. ...―
Daily Prompt: Your time to shine… Early bird, or night owl? I could never be described as an early bird. I hate waking up before the sun. Fortunately I don’t live near either of the arctic regions where the sun could disappear for...―
The question was asked: “If you could clone yourself, how would you split up your responsibilities?” What a good few minutes of daydreaming followed after hearing this challenge. Because who of us really feel we have enough time in our...―
When I started writing my first book, the ideas were just flowing. I was mainly people watching. For example a family bonding on vacation: parents on their computers, teenagers on their phones and toddlers on their iPads. I didn't have to imagine...―
Wondering where I was for the last few weeks? I was working. Yes working!No phones allowed, intermittent internet access, occasional visits to places that interest the employers. And last but not the least "No Pay". ∙ My husband would call ...―
Ernest Hemingway left behind great advise in letters, articles and books. Larry W. Phillips assembled these into a book published in 1984, Ernest Hemingway on Writing. Here are the seven best, as compiled by Open Culture. To get started, write one...―
Thought I’d never see you again. But here you are, staring at me like a white light at the end of an airport ramp crammed with waitlisted souls. God, you are not. If I were to compare you to an omnipotent being, it would be the devil. You...―
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...
I was born curly and by the time I was a teenager I hated my hair so at 14 I got ...
A home-made mango and peach flavored frozen Greek yogurt topped with a quinoa and oat ...