Welcome to another edition of the TD:D Blog Carnival!
Enjoy the posts below and make sure to check back next week for another edition.
The Writing Life
Why You’re a Real Writer by Billy Coffey
“Back when I decided I wanted to become a writer, I added a “someday” to the end. As in, “I’m going to be a writer someday.” That was what I believed I was supposed to do, what was expected of me. Because no one first starting out writing was a writer. You had to do things first.”
How to Study a Book Before You Have It by Martin
I love this response to my post on what to do while you’re waiting for books from the library! Thanks for your thoughtful ideas, Martin!
9 Writing Tips to Save Your Soul by Karen Daniels
“But no matter how many “proven” methods you draw upon for your writing, in the end there is going to be a certain fly by the seat of your pants, gut feeling, that tells you how to use certain words in a certain way. That, my writing friends, is the art part.”
7 Tips for an Authentic and Productive Writing Process by Logan Zanelli
“But my real problem wasn’t the act of writing. It was fear. Fear of making mistakes, fear that what I wrote would sound stupid, fear that my writing wouldn’t make sense to the reader, etc.”
War of Art Ebook!
Remember when I talked about how much I love Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art? Now it’s available as an ebook and you can get it next week for just $1.99! This is a great deal that I will certainly be taking advantage of next week!
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