Motivation

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Sara Megibow Sells Romance – NaNoWriMo Cheerleader

I’ve started noticing everyone gearing up for NaNoWriMo  so I decided to re-run a prior post by Sara Megibow on the benefits of the month long write-a-thon!  Do You NaNoWriMo? Welcome to November also known as National Novel […]

Compelling Characters: It’s all about the change in identity and belief – by Beth Barany

Author Beth Barany takes the podium today to discuss the importance of establishing your character’s core beliefs.  Welcome to RU, Beth!  A story is defined by change. Who is your character now, at the start […]

Style, Fear And The Bias Against Creativity with Ruth Harris

“Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” Oscar de la Renta RU contributor and author Ruth Harris (in her own inimitable style) talks about overcoming fears and embracing […]

Time Management for Writers with Jeannie Moon

The fabulous Jeannie Moon is here today to address something we all struggle with – time management. She can’t give you more hours in the day but she can give excellent tips for juggling everything in your life. […]

Embracing the Fear of Writing by Nkatha Gitonga

 Today’s guest, Nkatha Gitonga, addresses a topic familiar to almost everyone who has attempted to put words on a page–fear of writing. The writer’s block is the writer’s incapability to embrace fear, the “fear of […]

Are YOU the Writer’s Block? With Donna Cummings

Welcome back Donna Cummings! Today Donna is going to teach us how we are our own biggest block to writing! True! Writer’s block is a terrible sort of virus. It’s quite preventable, but since a […]

Handsome Hansel – Motivate Motivate Motivate

Help me welcome back Handsome Hansel of Dance of Romance. Today HH is talking about motivation in writing – how easy it is to lose, and how to get it back! No one ever said […]

“Listen to the Silence” Combatting distractions and keeping the focus on your writing with Pamela Mingle

With a few keystrokes, you can jump from that scene that’s giving you fits and hop onto Facebook, check your emails, buy a book from Amazon…and why not pay a few bills on-line or treat yourself […]

The Glamour and the Grind with Annie Seaton

I know that I sit around eating bon-bons just waiting for my muse to show up . . . as long as she gets here before my massage appointment. Not!  I write in my closet and drool over […]

Bringing Home the Buckle: a Rodeo Queen’s NaNo Success Story with T.J. Kline

Are you embracing the insanity of NaNoWriMo this month? In keeping with the spirit of NaNo, I’m excited to welcome debut author and NaNo veteran T.J. Kline. After T.J. crossed the finish line in NaNo 2012, she […]

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