Regardless of what sort of writer you are and how much you love to write, there are probably days when you’d rather clean ditches than face another blank page.
Are you crazy? If you’re shaking your head yes, smiling to yourself or laughing aloud, honestly wondering when you will stop talking to the walls in your office on those days that you stare at a blank computer screen for hours hopelessly trying to find a flawless opening sentence for a perfect beginning or a … [Read more…]
When you hear, “tell me a story,” does your mind suddenly go blank? Don’t panic. The good news is, you’re already a natural storyteller! Surprised? You shouldn’t be. It’s built right into our genetic code. Human beings are a storytelling species. Of all the creatures on Earth, we’re the only ones that share past memories … [Read more…]
I want to tell you how I go about writing headlines. I like to keep swap files of headlines around for future use. And how I go about doing it goes something like this…