Categories

Archives

“We’re past the age of heroes and hero kings. … Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it’s up to the writer to find ways to make them interesting.”

Monday Quotable – John Updike

“We’re past the age of heroes and hero kings. … Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it’s up to the writer to find ways to make […]

Read
“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.”—Virginia Woolf

Monday Quotable – Virginia Woolf

“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.” —Virginia Woolf

Read
13239221_10154062197151291_1480851312260798263_n

Grammar Gaffes

Read
“Marketing is not what lures a writer to this pursuit. Marketing is the adversary that arrives smuggled inside the Trojan Horse of one’s creative impulse.”

Monday Quotable – Jane Friedman

“Marketing is not what lures a writer to this pursuit. Marketing is the adversary that arrives smuggled inside the Trojan Horse of one’s creative impulse.” –Jane Friedman

Read
landscape-1438264812-elle-betweenworldandme

Writing Advice from Ta-Nehisi Coates

Some simple, yet very wise writing advice from Ta-Nehisi Coates:

Read
““If you're trying to add something to your life without subtracting something else, there's a good chance the stuff that's already there will win.”

Monday Quotable – Ed Cyzewski

“If you’re trying to add something to your life without subtracting something else, there’s a good chance the stuff that’s already there will win.” –Ed Cyzewski

Read
Copy of Available for order now!

1 Week To Launch The Introvert Writer

Only One More Week Until The Launch Of… The Introvert Writer: Being Your Creative Best By Being Your Truest Self In an extrovert’s world, discover how to thrive as an […]

Read
13100700_10208206334667453_3818773741962917273_n

Writing The Blurb

The struggle is real, my friends. But don’t fret! It’s not as hard as you think. Writing guru, Joanna Penn, points us in the right direction: “You pick up a […]

Read
Writing From Discomfort

Writing & the Gift of Discomfort

In a recent article on Glimmer Train, writer Roxana Robinson said: “All the fiction I write arises from the same sort of impulse: it’s a feeling of discomfort, a kind […]

Read
Joanna Penn

Monday Quotable – Joanna Penn

 “But then why do we write if not to tackle the fears that others look to us to conquer?” Joanna Penn, Author 2.0 Blueprint

Read

© Jamie Arpin-Ricci. All rights reserved.