8 Creative Writing Exercises to Strengthen Your Writing

Written by MasterClass Learning to write fiction is like training for a marathon. Before you get ready for the main event, it’s good to warm up and stretch your creative muscles. Whether you’re a published author of a bestselling book or a novice author writing a novel for the first time, creative exercises are great forContinue reading “8 Creative Writing Exercises to Strengthen Your Writing”

How to Cure Writer’s Block: 23 Proven Ideas that Actually Work

BY HERMAN WILKINS The fact is that almost every writer faces writer’s block at some point in their career. Deadlines, storylines or even airlines can be the cause of this intellectual affliction. Writer’s block is real and can greatly affect your output. But, every writer of note has willed themselves out of this mental stupor. Writer’sContinue reading “How to Cure Writer’s Block: 23 Proven Ideas that Actually Work”

The 20+ Best Books on Creative Writing

If you’ve ever wondered, “How do I write a book?”, “How do I write a short story?”, or “How do I write a poem?” you’re not alone. I’m halfway done my MFA program at Vermont College of Fine Arts, and I ask myself these questions a lot, too, though I’m noticing that by now I feelContinue reading “The 20+ Best Books on Creative Writing”

Writer’s Block: 10 Ways to Defeat a Writer’s Worst Enemy

By Reedsy What is writer’s block? Writer’s block is the creative slump that authors face when they don’t know what to write. It affects writers in all stages of their career — and if left unchecked, it can impede your writing for days, weeks, or even months. The good news is there are plenty ofContinue reading “Writer’s Block: 10 Ways to Defeat a Writer’s Worst Enemy”

How and Where to Pitch a Movie Idea

Ruth Barringham is a writer, author, and online marketer. She also runs https://ruthiswriting.com Ever thought of a good idea for a movie and then dismissed it because you’re not a screen writer? Well you don’t need to be a screen writer to make it into the movie business. You only need to have a greatContinue reading “How and Where to Pitch a Movie Idea”

8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books

Jenna Homen works on all things related to social media and the Libro.fm community. When not reading and listening to books, she is probably painting or hiking. Social distancing and self-isolation in the face of coronavirus can take a toll on our mental health. Fortunately, audiobooks are a helpful tool to combat negative thoughts andContinue reading “8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books”

Writing a Book? 7 Killer Research Tips

Chandler Bolt is the host of the Self Publishing School podcast & the author of 6 bestselling books including his most recent book titled “Published.”. He’s also the founder & CEO of Self-Publishing School, the #1 online resource for writing your first book. Self Publishing School made the INC 5000 in 2018 (#2,699) as oneContinue reading “Writing a Book? 7 Killer Research Tips”

5 Websites That Pay Writers Besides Medium

Ashley Broadwater is a lot of things: a writer, a friend, a girlfriend, a passionate woman. She is a mental health advocate, and, a body positivity enthusiast. Guidelines, rates, my experiences, and more. s a recent college graduate in a pandemic, I’ve struggled to find a traditional job. However, I’ve always had an interest inContinue reading “5 Websites That Pay Writers Besides Medium”