Tag: writing tips

The Power of Names

Watch Dogs was flat for me. It was in Chicago, a city I enjoy visiting and I think is beautiful, but it felt flat. I couldn’t figure out why. Is it because I’ve been there? Is it because they have such small segments of… Continue Reading “The Power of Names”

Writing With Illness

It started two days ago. My throat was sore and dry, where it hurt to drink water. I figured I woke up, dehydrated, and my own stupidity was the source of my woes. So I drank and I drank and I drank some more.… Continue Reading “Writing With Illness”

Daydream with Wild Abandon

It’s been three days since I’ve written. My characters went off script. I’m allowing it because it makes sense, it ties up some loose ends I had, it made a few characters far cooler than they were intended to ever become, and if I… Continue Reading “Daydream with Wild Abandon”

Write the Great American Novel

Watched The Great Gatsby last night. It’s been a good long while since I read the book, so I’ll likely have to do that soon. But it reminded me of a lot of lessons. There are a lot of youths out there who, while writing, have… Continue Reading “Write the Great American Novel”

Video Blog 4: Writer’s Block Pt 3

Last one on writer’s block! I promise. If you have anything you want to see in the future, let me know. As of now I have nothing planned for next week, so go ahead. Tell me what to do. You can find the dice… Continue Reading “Video Blog 4: Writer’s Block Pt 3”