All Blog Posts Subtext in Dialogue and in Life Receptivity, not Productivity Research for Fiction, with guest Blogger Jacqueline Sheehan Embracing Failure Show Don’t Tell: Overused Advice? How Long it Really Takes to Find an Agent, Sell a Book and Get Published, with guest blogger Randy Susan Meyers Working with the Inner Critic Memoirs Need 3-D Characters Too! 5 Ways to Create a Writing Routine The Story Only You can Tell, with guest blogger Janet Benton Overcoming Futility 2014 Renaming Self-discipline Being Still 2013 Letting Go Staying the Course Making Time To Write Creativity Is Its Own Validation 2012 Facing What We Fear How Much Do “Real Writers” Write? How to Come Back From Vacation! Fiction and Social Change…a Post by WIP Affiliate Ellen Meeropol Lower Your Standards! What Do You DO All Day? Owning Our Stories 2011 Dealing With Praise and Criticism Trusting What’s Essential Letting Go of Perfection 2010 Good and Bad News About Time… What Good Writing Should Do… Repeating Our Parent’s Mistakes Paths Not Taken Best Laid Plans and Bloody Paw Prints! Find Time to Write (As If) Book Review Women And Desire Slugs, Thistles, and Rapture The Book Launch The Next Coolest Thing Four Days Left On Retreat With Pip Writing OTOW Recommended Reads Do All Writing Days Have to Be Productive Ones?