Monday, August 2, 2021

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

We are pleased to be able to bring back guest blogger (and freelance writer, editor and translator) Andrea Marvan for another Writing Wednesday. If you missed her first visit to the Endpaper Blog, please check out her post Writing...
If your New Year's resolution is to get more organised, then you've come to the right place. Obviously, we're believers that using a daily planner is an important part of staying on track, but keeping a busy life in...
Spring cleaning is all about taking a look at what you've gotten used to (that mess of clothes in the back of your closet, the layer of dust in those hard-to-reach places) and seeing how you can make things...
We all know the importance of knowing your audience when crafting a story. But what if you are writing for children; how can you possibly relate? Well, the good news is that some of the most successful children's book...
Open-source software can help to link the technology-inclined from around the world, and is used to develop diverse platforms such as WordPress, 3D printing guides and even cola recipes! CARTO and OpenStreetMaps are great examples of how open platforms connect all...
Whether you're just starting out as an artist or have been in the business for a while, you likely get a bit lonely or frustrated from time to time. The good news is, you are not alone. If you're...
Our Writing Wednesday series is all about bringing you the best possible writing advice we can. But we know that we aren't the only resource out there, and so today we want to take the opportunity to showcase some other...
Writing advice can take the form of a "don't do" list just as often as it can a "to do." In fact, it may be even easier to point out mistakes to avoid than it is to begin scratching...
Any activity, when put on "repeat," can get boring. Even if writing is your passion, focussing on it day after day can make it seem more like a chore than a vocation. This is especially true if writing is...
Writer's block is one of the most common writing subjects because it happens to every. single. writer. So don't worry, you're not alone. There are many ways to help snap yourself out of a creative funk! Sometimes all you need...

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