Eye Symbolism

There’s more to eye symbolism than meets the eye! A look at ancient eye symbolism, eye colors, and eye emotions. Look at your characters with new eyes.


16 Fast First Draft Tips

First drafts might just be the toughest draft of all for writers. You go from an idea to words on a paper! That’s an amazing creative step!

10 Research Tips

Writers research. It’s what we do. And sometimes it can be overwhelming. Make it easy and save yourself headaches during subsequent drafts with these 10 research tips.

14 Writing Neuroses

Writing is fraught with angst and panic, euphoria and creative outbursts, and emotional meltdowns. So just for fun, I came up with 14 writing neuroses. Which do you have? Do you have other kinds?

12 Writing Tips Courtesy of Confucius

Confucius is considered one of the most important and influential individuals in human history. His wisdom and teachings influence and resonate with people worldwide. Here’s 12 sayings attributed to him that can definitely help you in your writing journey.

Symbolic Housewares Part 2

Your home is your castle. It’s also full of symbolic stuff! Part 2 of symbolic housewares. Eight more symbolic heavyweights that can amplify character, conflict, emotion, and themes.

Symbolic Housewares Part 1

Our home is our castle. It’s also full of stuff! Symbolic stuff! This is the first of the 2-part series about symbolic housewares. ( You’ll never look at Home Goods the same way again. )



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