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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


Renaming Self-discipline

Being Still


Letting Go

Staying the Course

Making Time To Write

Creativity Is Its Own Validation


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


Dealing With Praise and Criticism


What’s Essential

Letting Go of Perfection


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?