Why Every Writer Needs Their Own Writers’ Room

When I tell people I’m a writer, the response is usually something like this: “That’s so cool, but I could never be a writer. I couldn’t sit alone all day and just write.” People often picture a writer as the solitary Ernest Hemingway sitting at his desk with only a typewriter and a bottle of […]

5 Ways to Overcome Common Writing Obstacles

When I talk to prospective writers and teach writing classes, one of the most common things I hear from people is how much they want to write, but “something” is holding them back. That “something” is always an obstacle that creates a mental block that keeps them from getting the ideas on the page. The […]