Writerly Things: 9/2/19: Anonymity and Its Importance Traci Kenworth Why Some Writers Choose Pen Names. In my case, it has to do with my past and the abuse in it. I’m sure there are others with this story to tell. I know truthfully, today, there are other authors who write with a pen name for […]
Seven Links 8/31/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://writersroutine.com/ I do this too. 2. https://litreactor.com/columns/8-signs-you-are-afraid-of-writing “If you want to become a writer, you must become comfortable with fear. It’s easy to dismiss the fear of writing. Easier to not recognize fear and writing are infinitely conjoined. You didn’t become a writer for the adrenaline thrill, after […]
Nothing new this week. I’m close to finishing some books so it shouldn’t be long for a review. Stay tuned.
Writerly Things 8/26/19: Finding Your Peace Traci Kenworth Are You Anxious? Anxiety can keep us from enjoying life, from getting things done, from even getting out of bed. I know it’s rough. I have anxiety myself. The biggest thing is pushing through the hard times. I’m afraid to drive in the winter. But people are […]
Seven Links 8/24/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://writershelpingwriters.net/2019/08/conflict-thesaurus-entry-a-delay-that-makes-one-late/ “Conflict is very often the magic sauce for generating tension and turning a ho-hum story into one that rivets readers. As such, every scene should contain a struggle of some kind. Maybe it’s an internal tug-of-war having to do with difficult decisions, morals, or temptations. Or it […]
Book Talk 8/23/19: YA Reading Traci Kenworth How to Write YA Fiction by Mary Kole.
Writerly Things 8/19/19: Writing with the Eye of a Cat Traci Kenworth Take it Easy. Have you ever observed your cat and how they handle their day? Rise in the morning and stretch. Find their human for some food time. Maybe a little cuddle afterward, depending on the cat’s mood. Take a nap. Beg for […]