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Aspiring Memoirist Shares Five Top Challenges

Angela Bonavoglia | Posted 08.25.2015 | Books
Angela Bonavoglia

A memoir is part of a life, not a whole life. But what if you're halfway there when you realize you're looking at the wrong part? What if the 70s were not your best decade? What then?

Writing Is Like Sex

Cassie Premo Steele | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Cassie Premo Steele

Just as you cannot become adept at making love by thinking about it, you will not be successful as a writer by allowing your thoughts and feelings about writing to stand in for the writing practice itself.

Author Natalie Goldberg on the Zen of Living, Writing and Eating

Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W. | Posted 05.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W.

"Whether you're keeping a journal or writing as a meditation, it's the same thing. What's important is you're having a relationship with your mind. We live in discursive thinking, and what we want to do is drop below to first thoughts, which is wild mind and true energy."

The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Making the Most of Your Writing Time

Stephanie Vanderslice | Posted 10.02.2012 | Books
Stephanie Vanderslice

Now that you've decided that you do have what it takes, I have a couple of well-worn tips in my arsenal to help make your writing time more productive and less agonizing.