Category Archive for: ‘How to Think Sideways Eureka! Moments’

Small Victories

Many people – myself included – have to-do lists about a mile long. So much listed there that it’s impossible …

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Can Your Conflict Cut the Mustard?

Fiction writers can find story ideas everywhere. Dragons must be slain, wizards need apprentices, and stars explode with unintended consequences. …

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Undercover Muses

Writers often talk about elusive inspiration that lurks just out of reach as it slips in and out of the …

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Celebrate success

We love to hear your stories. Not just your fiction, although we love that too. I’m talking about how people have …

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What do you have time for?

What would you do if someone said you had 10 minutes to write? If you’re a writer, here’s hoping you’d …

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Treasure on a Map

What if there was buried treasure, and all you needed to find it was a map. What if drawing your …

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Speaking of sweet spots

Holly’s technique of the Sweet Spot Map is a great way to begin connecting with your Muse. Whether you call …

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Prizewinning Passion

It takes a brave writer to reveal her fears and passions in the pages of her stories, and that’s why …

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Not just fooling around

Have you ever had to face something unpleasant about yourself, like infidelity? Have you ever been unfaithful to your story? …

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Breaking “Safe” and “Perfect”

It’s rare to find writers who have never struggled with writer’s block. It’s possibly the most common malady of the …

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