The Role of Practice in Writing

Here’s a great blog post (I recommend subscribing to this blog, by the way) about the nature and value of writing practice. It doesn’t mean the same thing as morning pages, though those are valuable, too, for different reasons.

Does the Write Practice Work?.

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Get Into Your Writing Flow with a Personal Ritual, or Not

Authors (and other artists) often have rituals that move them into that creative “sweet spot” for each work session. Do you have one? Are you aware of it? Would having one help?

Click on the link below to read a post about the routines of some famous writers.

Writing Rituals: Routines and Strange Habits of Writers and Authors | Kellie Elmore.

The Only Person Like Him in the Whole Wide World

Here’s an author who has built a career on his very unique background and his amazing special interest. (I discovered him on Twitter this morning.) What is your unique set of interests? How can you share it in your books?

Amazon.com: Teodor Flonta: Books, Biography, Blog, Audiobooks, Kindle.

Emotional Connection: The Writer’s Holy Grail

If your story does not touch the emotions of your reader in some way, it will not last. In order for this to happen, it has to be important, emotionally, to you. Here’s a great post about how to make that happen.

Click on the link below:

What is the Emotional Investment in Your Stories?.