Is My Writing Good Enough?

Is My Writing Good Enough?

The biggest epiphany I had about my writing in the last year is that there is nothing special about my story. This sounds like a terrible epiphany, I realize! But it was so liberating. Let me explain.The message that my story isn’t special landed the hardest the day I...
Get Over Your Writer’s Block By Answering This One Question

Get Over Your Writer’s Block By Answering This One Question

Does Writing Need to be Hard? “To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.” Arne Garborg As writers, I think we all have times when our call to be a writer, that song in our hearts, gets drummed out. We...
Am I a Writer?

Am I a Writer?

For several years after my first book came out, I didn’t write and I’d sometimes wonder in those years, Am I still a writer?My answer then was a firm no, because I believed the maxim, “Writers write.”The logic of that phrase is that, if I’m doing the act of writing...