Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

For our "X Questions With" series, we're speaking with talented individuals from around the world who have inspired us with their creativity and passion. If you have a story to tell or someone you'd like to see profiled, let...
The secret to good writing? Good editing. Whether you're a seasoned pro at proofreading or you need a little nudge in the right direction, learning to edit yourself is an important part of being a great writer. Today we're turning...
This Saturday is Robbie Burns Day, an increasingly universal celebration of all things Scottish. Named for the famous 18th-century poet and lyricist, Scotland's "favourite son" Robert Burns, the day has been adopted around the world as a chance to...
For our "X Questions With" series, we're speaking with talented individuals from around the world who have inspired us with their creativity and passion. If you have a story to tell or someone you'd like to see profiled, let...
Do you ever wish there was a "required reading" list for becoming a successful author? Well, look no further: We've found not one list, but a variety of syllabi compiled by some highly respected writers. Whether meant as a...
This week on Writing Wednesday, we are pleased to welcome Caroline from Culture Coverage as a guest blogger. Check out her tips for promoting your work (for free) below! You have overcome numerous setbacks and dedicated countless hours to perfecting...
For our "X Questions With" series, we're speaking with talented individuals from around the world who have inspired us with their creativity and passion. If you have a story to tell or someone you'd like to see profiled, let...
Our Peek Inside… series takes a look inside people's journals to celebrate their imagination and inspire others. Please send us an email if you have a project that you would like to be featured! Name: Camilla Øverby Acklam Age: 18 years...
Writer's block is a popular topic on most writing blogs. Is that because the bloggers are "blocked" for thinking up some new topic? Well, maybe that's a part of it, but the real reason writer's block is so commonly...
I don't know what first inspired me to create, I've always been doing it. But there was a moment that made me realize I had the drive that is necessary to be a full-time artist.

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