Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” -Jimmy Dean 

Write Like A Girl. From Writer Unboxed. By Jo Eberhardt. Read more…

What Is The Real Purpose Of Writing? From Writers Helping Writers. By Tamar Sloan. Read more…

You Have The Power. By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Seeking Sonder. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“I decided that I would continue to write as long as I lived, even if I never sold one thing, because that was what I wanted out of my life.” – George Bernau (from the Art Of War For Writers, by James Scott Bell) 

Macro Resistance and Micro Resistance.  From Writing Wednesdays. By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Moving Target…Using Thematic MacGuffins To Focus A Story. From Romance University. By Damon Suede. Read more…

Still Standing. Lessons Learned In 3 Decades in the “Arts”. By Bob Mayer. Read more…

Perfect#. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“Don’t Panic!” – Words written on the cover of the eponymous fictional guide featured in the HITCH-HIKER’S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY by Douglas Adams

This week’s been a tough week for me on a personal level, but fortunately one of my blog visitors bailed me out by presenting an awesome infographic to share with all of you. Thanks to Jack Milgram from Custom-Writing.org/blog Enjoy!
28 Boring Word Alternatives – Improve Your Writing. Click here for infographic.

Friday Favorites- Returns!

This Week’s Quote:
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” –Albert Einstein 

Welcome back to Friday Favorites. I hope your summer has been what you wanted it be. Sending my thoughts and prayers to those in the Houston area for respite and recovery soon.

Over the summer some great articles arrived in my inbox. Here are some that really stood out for me.

Distracted Writing: Is It Sabotaging Your Career? From Writers Helping Writer. By Alex with Astrohaus. Read more…

Nurturing The Write Mind. From Writer Unboxed. By David Corbett. Read more…

Writer Wednesday: The Creative Process. By Bob Mayer. Read more…

Caring Is Free. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Wishing you all a safe Labor Day Weekend.

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’” – Muhammad Ali 

11 Writer Survival Tools. From Writers In the Storm. By Fae Rowen. Read more…

Intuition & Writing: What Happens Next? From Writer UnBoxed. By Gwendolyn Womack. Read more… 

Give A Star A Star Speech. From Writing Wednesdays. By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Like Riding A Bike. By Seth Godin. Read more…