Category Archives: Writing Advice

NanoWriMo Update!

So I did decide to participate in NanoWriMo for the first time this year! And it’s a lot harder than I thought it would be. I’m already behind, but it’s a really good motivator, especially if you’ve been suffering from … Continue reading

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Do you NanoWriMo?

November’s just around the weekend, and I keep seeing NANOWRIMO posts everywhere. I’ve never done NanoWriMo, and I’ve been thinking about it. Thinking about if it would be good for me, would it actually give me some structure to my … Continue reading

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Writers, Artists, Creatives: What Inspires You?

Is it music that sets your imagination on fire? Books? Poetry? Movies? Nature? Cultures? Myths? The world is full of wonderful creations that inspire us to delve into our own worlds of fantasy, art, and creativity. We must be open … Continue reading

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Writers: When Do You Start Over?

So, I’ve been working on this story for awhile. I have about 50 pages written, but in the process of doing that I have learned so much about improving my writing. I have also had new idea explosions that have … Continue reading

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Fanfiction: A Way To Hone the Craft of Writing or The Pathetic Ramblings of a Nerd?

Fanfiction is defined by Urban Dictionary as: “Fanfiction is when someone takes either the story or characters (or both) of a certain piece of work, wheter it be a novel, tv show, movie, etc, and create their own story based … Continue reading

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Sanderson’s Laws of Magic

Who doesn’t like magic? It creates a sense of wonder and excitement when we read about it or watch it. It makes viewers and readers alike go, “I wish I could do that! Having magic would be awesome!” This goes … Continue reading

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