Tag: creativity

When the Other Girls Make fun of Your Shiny Black Pants

Filed in Everyday Life, The Writing Life by on August 31, 2015 5 Comments • views: 1044
When the Other Girls Make fun of Your Shiny Black Pants

I have fond memories of shopping for school clothes with my mom. Usually sometime in the month of August, she would help me go through my closet to see what clothes still fit, and we’d separate those from the ones I’d outgrown so we knew what I needed for the upcoming school year. Then came […]

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Three Cool Things Writers Get to Do That No One Else Does

Filed in The Writing Life by on October 1, 2015 0 Comments • views: 950
Three Cool Things Writers Get to Do That No One Else Does

This blog was originally written as a guest post for a fellow writer, Cathleen Townsend. Please see the original at her website, “The Beauty of Words.“ There are a lot of things that are difficult about the writing life. Writers struggle with self-doubt, must wear many hats to succeed in the industry, and require a […]

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3 Ways Writing a Book Transported Me to the Twilight Zone

Filed in The Writing Life by on October 18, 2015 0 Comments • views: 1071
3 Ways Writing a Book Transported Me to the Twilight Zone

This post originally appeared on writer and director Lisa Kirazian’s blog. Please see her page for the original version. Think of the Twilight Zone, and words like “other worldly,” “spooky,” or “magical” may come to mind. Most likely you’ll imagine something with no rational explanation. And of course, there’s that popular theme song. (Do-do-do-doo…do-do-do-doo…) I […]

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Find Time to Write with “Overwhelmed Writer Rescue!”

Filed in The Writing Life by on August 19, 2017 4 Comments • views: 514
Find Time to Write with “Overwhelmed Writer Rescue!”

I’m excited to announce that Overwhelmed Writer Rescue is now available for pre-order! This book has been several years in the making. I’ve been researching concepts like time management and productivity in creative artists ever since I founded Writing and Wellness back in 2014. I’ve conducted interviews with hundreds of writers, pored over scientific studies, […]

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My New Book, “Overwhelmed Writer Rescue,” Launches Today!

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My New Book, “Overwhelmed Writer Rescue,” Launches Today!

I’m excited to announce that my latest book, Overwhelmed Writer Rescue, launched today! Today and tomorrow (Monday-Tuesday), you can enter to win a free copy. Simply leave a comment on the post over at Writing and Wellness, and you’ll be entered to win. Hurry—the giveaway ends Tuesday night, September 5th, 2017, at midnight, MST. You […]

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“Overwhelmed Writer Rescue” Not Just for Writers!

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“Overwhelmed Writer Rescue” Not Just for Writers!

It’s exciting to see reviewers saying that Overwhelmed Writer Rescue is not just for writers. I mention in the beginning of the book that though it’s written with writers in mind, it’s easily applicable to any creative endeavor. The principles outlined in the book will work just as well for painters, musicians, and other creative […]

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