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5 Easy Steps for Organizing a Blog Post

5 Easy Steps for Organizing a Blog Post

You know what you want to write a blog post about, but figuring out how to organize your writing can be another challenge. Here are five super simple steps to organizing a blog post or article: 1. Create a Catchy Headline Your readers have no […]

How to Finally Write a Novel as a Busy Mom

How to Finally Write a Novel as a Busy Mom

I’ve been writing since I was a kid, and though I’ve written hundreds of pages of blogs, essays, fictional stories, and more, sometimes actually completing a novel seems impossible. When my cousin, Heather Chapman, published her first novel, I was inspired. We’d written together as […]

What I Wish I’d Done Before Launching My First Blog

What I Wish I’d Done Before Launching My First Blog

For the last few years, I’ve wanted to blog. I love to write, but even more, I love to choose what I write. I started a blog, but it lacked direction. A few months later, another idea consumed my mind, and I purchased another domain […]

6 Simple Ways for Bloggers to Improve Grammar

6 Simple Ways for Bloggers to Improve Grammar

Starting a blog can be daunting. All these (mostly) unreasonable questions may go through your mind: Will anybody read it? Can I handle the trolls who are bound to leave their unwanted print in the comments? Do I have anything to add to a world […]

5 Tips for Writing a Difficult Email

5 Tips for Writing a Difficult Email

Someone neglected to pay you for a service you performed. An event venue raised their fees right before the charity concert you’ve been planning for months. You have to wait for a co-worker to be able to proceed with a project, but she won’t respond […]

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Blog Writing

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Blog Writing

Look, I know you started a blog because you love your topic, not necessarily because you love writing. People who want to learn more about fashion or DIY projects don’t care if your grammar is great or your posts are engaging, right? Wrong. People probably […]

6 Tips for Writing on a Boring Topic

6 Tips for Writing on a Boring Topic

I was so tired, but I had a deadline. I kept typing, not really paying attention to my words as my eyes got closer and closer to shutting. And then that was it. I could not write anymore. This has been my life so many […]

7 Common Myths About Writers

7 Common Myths About Writers

If you asked your writer friend who lives down the street what they think are some myths about writers and writing, they would probably come up with a different list than what I have for you. But these are some writing/writer myths I’ve encountered many […]