Charlotte Bronte quote typed on typewriter - unique gift
This quote is hand-typed on a beautifully restored Remington typewriter. Each one is completely original, with lettering imperfections being the biggest part of the charm of this piece. Typed onto beautiful 300gsm, linen embossed ivory card. Each card measures 6x6 inches. —————————————————————————
10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Deciding to Write a Novel
I'm thrilled to welcome Soul Mate author Julie Doherty to the Power of 10 series. Here's Julie! 1. IT IS A CRAFT THAT MUST BE LEARNED AND PRACTICED Confession time: I am not, and never have been, an insatiable reader. As a child, I loved Ingalls-Wilder’s LITTLE HOUSE series, and in my teens, I discovered…
10 Ways to Add Movement in the ELA Classroom - Building Book Love
Whether your students are lethargic or super-charged, adding movement to your lesson plans will help to solve both issues. Not only is it healthy to move throughout the day, but it can also help students focus and become more engaged with the content they are trying to master. Due to the nature of English classes, ELA ... Read More about 10 Ways to Add Movement in the ELA Classroom
Poetry Analysis - Like a Pro!
I LOVE POETRY! I love to read it, write it, and teach it, and above all, I want my students to love it too! In order for them to love it, ho...
Weird Writing Assignments: These Writing Gigs Pay Up to $800/Each
Blogger Sophie Lizard talked to freelance writers about the weirdest writing jobs they’ve had. What weird writing gig could you find?
How to Capture Your Character's Appearance — Well-Storied.
Writers often enjoy crafting their characters' appearances, yet just how important is appearance in the grand scheme of your story? Well, that depends. In some instances, appearance plays a large role, informing a character's struggle, defining important cultural context, lending representation to under-served readers, and so on. Yet for most stories, a character's specific height or hair color bears little sway on the plot. Does this mean defining our characters' looks is unimportant?…
The Writing Terms That Every Novelist Should Know
With every industry there are terms that are associated with that industry/niche. So with writing there are a few terms that come along with the writer's life. Today we'll be breaking down the terms, giving you information on them. There is also two free printables included in this post, so be sure to download those before you finish reading the post. Ready to learn the writing terms? Let's go!
How to lengthen your novel using J.K. Rowling’s outline method
What if your novel is too short? Using Rowling's outline method, you can identify and fill in the holes in your story.
10 Freelance Writing Pitches That Get Rejected Every Time
Click to learn about the 10 worst freelance writing pitches I received as an editor so you can learn what NOT to do and start writing better pitches.
How Successful, Work-From-Home Freelance Writers Really Find Work
It’s time to stop looking for freelance writing jobs. Instead, here’s how to make a living as a writer.
Writing Anchor Chart BUNDLE EDITABLE
This huge, time and money-saving bundle includes ALL of my Writing Workshop Anchor Charts. Each Writing Anchor Chart includes an individual student size (8.5x11) page and larger pieces to cut out and glue to large poster paper to create a super easy anchor chart you can reuse over and over. Think ...
Have you always dreamed of writing a book…and yet after you started a blog or your coaching business, you ended up putting it off? If so, I feel you friend. You see, I’ve been putting off writing my book for years. Even before I began my first blog, I yearned to be published ( or …
Writing Worksheets | creative writing blog
This page indexes over 150 free writing worksheets. Members of my Coterie can download each years’ worksheets in one master PDF. Click here to join and access the Coterie library. Story Worksheets Story Problem Story Loops Spark to Story Character Log Character Introductions Protagonist vs. Antagonist The Home World Pep Talks Celebrations Characters Change Character Arc…
9 Useful Apps to Increase Productivity As A Writer
1. Scrivener. Platforms available on: macOS | Windows | iOS. Price: $45 on macOS and Windows & $19.99 on iOS. • This is one app I couldn't do without. I tried out the free trial on my desktop computer and LOVED IT. I then purchased the iOS version as I do most of my writing…