Writing & Editing Tips

My Top Five Tips for How to Be a Better Writer

My Top Five Tips for How to Be a Better Writer

Sometimes you just aren’t in the mood for writing. But if you have a deadline to deal with, or if you are writing content for a client, you don’t really have much of a choice! You might not feel inspired to write, but you have to write anyways. I have…
NEW: Editing Service for Bloggers

NEW: Editing Service for Bloggers

It's the new year! While you might have resolutions or goals planned for you for the upcoming months, have you thought about ways that you can improve your blog? Whether you want your blog to look a little cleaner and more professional, you're hoping to turn your blog into a…

How to Find Inspiration as a Writer

NaNoWriMo has come and gone, but if you're still looking for inspiration for your writing, look no further! These five tips for getting inspired to write will help you come up with new story ideas (or refresh a current story you're working on): 1) Get outside for some fresh air.…

Gifts for the Writers & Readers in Your Life

Normally I'm not a "holiday gift list" kind of blogger---I always get a kick out of seeing them on other people's blogs, but it's generally just not my thing. However, I have recently come across a number of really cool things and had to share them, along with some classic…

Best Tips for Practicing Writing

Writing is a skill we can always get better at - and practice is something that definitely helps improve our skill! Here are a few tips for how to practice writing to improve your skills at it: Try writing for a genre or in a style you have never done…
How to Prepare for National Novel Writing Month

How to Prepare for National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is just around the corner! The fun begins on November 1st, and the idea is to write a 50,000-word novel over the course of one month. I participated in Camp NaNoWriMo this past July (read all about my experience with Camp NaNoWriMo by clicking here),…

Effective Note-Taking: Tips for Writing Notes

It's back-to-school season - and that means that it's time to start doing a whole bunch of writing and note-taking during class! I mastered the art of note-taking when I was in university, and now that part of my work includes professional transcribing and note-taking, I've really managed to cultivate…