So you failed NaNoWriMo. Now what?

Not winning NaNoWriMo isn’t always a bad thing. Here are a few reasons writers shouldn’t let failing at National Novel Writing Month get them down.

How to show, not tell — The Cat’s Write

“Say what you mean. Say what you see. Make a photograph, if you can, for the reader.” – Stephen King The art of showing vs telling can be challenging, even for veteran writers. Millie Schmidt, author of the writing blog The Cat’s Write, recently posted about the moment she truly understood the difference between the…

The journey begins

After a few years of blogging under my pen name (and a few more since abandoning my old blog of nearly 10 years) I’m back in the game. This time, instead of writing random posts about my life and loves, I will focus on just one thing: writing. What can you expect from The Writing Witch?…