Monday's Motivation

Finding Confidence When Fear is Real: A Writing Journey (Part 2)

Last week, we spent the morning finding a healthy balance between accepting criticism and withstanding it. Before we continue into this week, if you haven’t checked out part 1 of this series, visit the page here. It is so important that we as writers accept criticism from the right sources and know when to listen.… Continue reading Finding Confidence When Fear is Real: A Writing Journey (Part 2)

Monday's Motivation

Finding Confidence When Fear is Real: A Writing Journey (Part 1)

Confidence, it’s not something you’ll see talked about much in the writing world. It’s mostly the opposite. You’ll find posts about self-doubt, rejection, and writer’s block—issues we’ve talked about here, here, and here. But confidence is a very real remedy to many of these problems, and it’s not addressed often enough. Why? Well, sometimes writers… Continue reading Finding Confidence When Fear is Real: A Writing Journey (Part 1)

Monday's Motivation

Writer’s Block: A Familiar Foe (Part 3)

´┐╝Sometimes writer’s block requires an author to walk away from their WIP for a brief spell, but we know that doesn’t always work. There are days we have to push through the stall. The trouble is, we can’t always escape by force either. So what other ways can we overcome writer’s block? Solution 3: Read.… Continue reading Writer’s Block: A Familiar Foe (Part 3)