Category: Life as a Writer

The Struggle is Real

Image by kalhh from Pixabay   I AM STRUGGLING!!!! I’ve spent the past few days trying very hard to come up with some new ideas to write about. And guess what. I’m NOT succeeding. I’m hoping this little public free-write might fix that problem. I’m a firm believer that a free-write is...

Creating Writing Ideas for the New Year

As we come into a new year, it’s natural to want to come up with some new ideas to get a good start on the year. I’m no different. My biggest problem is that I have a million ideas and end up letting them overwhelm me and then nothing...

Creating My Own Opportunities

  It’s been over a month since I last posted here but it doesn’t seem that long. The truth is that I’ve been writing the whole time and I’m figuring out how to create my own opportunities. I’ve created my own “storytelling” space with The Multi-Verse, and it’s led...

Accidentally Doing NaNoWriMo

So, you’ll notice that I missed last week’s issue of writing prompts and for that, I apologize. The truth is that I started writing a story and created a character that’s beginning to take over my soul. Her name is Cherish Montgomery. She’s a 50-something single woman who’s spent...

My Idea of Success

I’ve always had a love for writing. As a kid, I used to make up stories about my life. I spent most of my time with my grandparents, so I didn’t have a lot of friends to play with. Because of this, I learned to create worlds and stories...