Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

It's already the beginning of September and, while it may not technically be autumn yet, there is a chill in the air that you cannot deny. Rather than bemoaning the end of yet another summer, let's celebrate the creative inspiration that the...
It's easy to look at the works and career of an author whom you admire and wish that you could pick his or her brain for some writing advice. However, what works for one writer doesn't necessarily work for...
Handwritten drafts and early manuscripts don't necessarily end as published pieces of literature. As we saw with a recent post on concept art, sometimes those ideas can end up taking their final form on the big screen. Check out the...
Writing can be a rewarding career, but like any profession, it is not without its stresses. Managing the pressure of deadlines while making time for everything else in your life can be one long juggling act. And so, because everyone...
As wonderful as it feels to curl up with a good book, do you ever suffer from a nagging little voice in the back of your mind telling you to get up and do something? If you're looking for a...
A full to-do list can seem like an overwhelming proposition. Line after line of goals, both short- and long-term, can seem never-ending but not writing down these tasks can be equally intimidating. Fear not, fellow writers and mission undertakers!...
We Heard the Demand, and Answered the Call! Bullet Journalling the Paperblanks Way Over the past couple of years, Ryder Carroll’s Bullet Journalling system has taken the world by storm. By innovating a decorative style of organisation that anyone can learn,...
May is a wonderful month. It brings Mother's Day, the end of April showers and a variety of reading and writing awareness opportunities! This coming month is not only "Get Caught Reading Month" and the American "National Short Story Month" but...
Love it or hate it, writing with pen and paper is here to stay. And with annual events like National Handwriting Day helping the art form make a comeback, now is a great time to upgrade your handwriting skills. Whether...
"Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year." - Ralph Waldo Emerson It's hard to believe, but the eve of 2015 is upon us. Whether or not you habitually make resolutions for the new...

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