All posts tagged "writing for a living"

  • Is There Such A Thing As A Writing Formula?

    It is generally agreed that writing is a skill, which means that it can be taught, and those who commit themselves to understand the craft fully can hope to improve. That’s not to say that raw talent...

    • Posted December 25, 2019
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  • Conduct Your End Of Year Writing Round-Up

    As the year draws to a close, it’s a good idea to take stock of what you have achieved in terms of your writing this year, and do a round-up of the successes and failures, the goals...

    • Posted December 24, 2019
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  • Philosophical Questions All Writer's Should Ask Themselves Writers are philosophical creatures at heart. In creating entirely new worlds and entirely new existences they can’t help but be. When creating a story, writer’s need to consider different philosophical...

    • Posted December 19, 2019
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  • Why An Organized Workspace Can Help You Write

    If you want to be a more productive writer, you need to take stock of how organized you are. Being highly organized might not suit your creative self, but without investing some time into making your workspace...

    • Posted December 17, 2019
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  • How To Handle Difficult Topics

    As a writer, there may be times where you are required to write about difficult topics. This may be for a particular writing assignment or through your own creative writing where you want to address painful feelings...

    • Posted December 13, 2019
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  • Exercises To Help You Develop Your Story

    Sometimes you have an initially fantastic idea for a new story, but when it comes to mapping out the details and developing the plot, you suddenly find that you can’t quite work out what will happen. Rather...

    • Posted December 11, 2019
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  • Exploring Scenarios To Build Your Plot - Writer's Life.org
    Exploring Scenarios To Build Your Plot

    Working out the plot of your story can be the hardest part, but by exploring different scenarios, you can help to get a much better understanding of where your plot is going and eke out those finer...

    • Posted December 11, 2019
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  • Publishing Insights To Help You Sell Your Book

    If you want to sell your book, finding out as much as possible about the publishing industry is a no brainer. The more you know about the complexities and intricacies of the publishing world, the better you...

    • Posted December 4, 2019
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  • How To Hit Your Target Word Count

    Most writers will agree that setting target word counts can be a helpful way to ensure that they make progress. For both freelance writers, fiction writers, and content writers, setting word counts (be that daily, weekly, or...

    • Posted November 27, 2019
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  • Why You’re Failing At Freelance Writing

    When you first decide to embark on a freelance writing career, it can be an exciting time. You may start full of motivation and determination to succeed, but without a proper plan in place, you may quickly...

    • Posted November 26, 2019
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