Posted on January 24, 2024 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Here's some advice on the mental side of writing, from the expert blogs we follow.
How to not-write: Karen Quevillon shares the ways in which she advances her literary work through means that aren't the classic examples of sitting down to write (Women Writers, women's Books).
Five ways to make a writing retreat "pay off": Writer and book coach Amy Goldmacher shares how to reap the most rewards from the big time and money investment of going on a writing retreat (Jane Friedman).
Writing with intentionality: Julie Christine Johnson describes how she's working not to succumb to the tendencies we all have to set a lofty abstract goal versus specific and concrete steps to accomplish them (Writer Unboxed).
The one rule no writer should break: Angela Ackerman doesn't just tell you not to rush your publication process; she explains how your career will suffer if you do push forward too quickly (Writers Helping Writers).
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