What happens when having a “Professional Writing Career” isn’t your end-all goal?

So here's a bit of a controversial‚ÄĒand, for me, highly charged‚ÄĒtopic. Also, hi! *waves* It's been a while, but I bet you don't give a rat's ass as to why I've been off this blog, so I'll just dive right in.   What are you writing for? The general consensus in the indie world is that making a …

4 Things to Hang Over Your Writing-Space

We all need inspiration, especially when we're¬†neck-deep in our manuscripts.¬†I'm in that situation right now, trying to pick up momentum, kick myself into gear.¬†So I do¬†the only reasonable thing: I procrastinate making pretty¬†pictures! ūüėõ Seriously, though. The following are things I absolutely believe in, things which always help me overcome¬†inertia, self-doubt, and the endless slew …

Organize your writing with spreadsheets + FREE TEMPLATE!

Now updated for 2017 & 2018! Scroll¬†to the bottom of the post to download. I love spreadsheets. They're the best and easiest way for me to keep my writing projects organized, keep track of my process and progress, and even edit the manuscript! I've talked plenty about¬†my novel outlining process¬†on this blog, and how it's …