Writerly Things…12/17/18: Be Kind to Yourself


Writerly Things 12/17/18: Being Kind to Yourself Traci Kenworth   Forgiveness It seems an appropriate time of year to talk about something very important. That is being kind to yourself. In our day-to-day experiences sometimes, we shuffle ourselves to the last on the list. Putting our family, friends, and others in a higher position than […]

Writerly Things…Carrying On When it Feels Like an Uphill Battle


Writerly Things 12/3/18: Carrying on When it Feels Like an Uphill Battle Traci Kenworth   Rejection Everyone experiences it sooner or later. Someone who writes professionally continues to face the guillotine over and over. Even those at the top of the chain, I’m sure. It’s a part of the publishing life. Sometimes it feels like […]

Writerly Things…11/26/18 Five Signs You May be a Writer


Writerly Things…11/26/18 Five Signs that May Tell You You’re a Writer Traci Kenworth   You Write! This one’s a no brainer. However, you actually have to spend time writing, no pretend! What do I mean by that? Well, it’s when you spend all your energy talking about writing but not the actual doing. Plant yourself […]

Writerly Things…11/19/18 The Four Key Ingredients You Need in Your Novel


  Writerly Things…11/19/18 Four Key Ingredients Your Novel Needs Traci Kenworth   To become a bestseller, Donald Maas believes you must have four key ingredients.   Plausibility Could it have really happened? Of course, this will be different depending on the genre your writing in, but your story must seem, given this situation, and these […]

Book Talk…11/16/18 Too Blessed to be Stressed for Moms by Debra M. Coty


Book Talk…11/15/18 Too Blessed to be Stressed for Mothers by Debra M. Coty Traci Kenworth   Too Blessed to be Stressed for Mothers by Debra M. Coty. Sept. 1, 2018 Shiloh Run Books. Christian.   Amazon’s blurb: Do you feel like you’re drowning in the everyday stress-pool? . . . Wish you could make busy-ness […]

Writerly Things…11/12/18 Rounding Out the End of the Year


Writerly Things…11/12/18 Rounding Out the End of the Year Traci Kenworth   Trying New Things Don’t be afraid to try new things. That’s how you learn. That’s how you grow. It gives you courage. It gives you strength to keep on risking things. I’m doing a bit of these with rescheduling Writerly Things on Mondays […]