50 Young Adult Plot Ideas and Writing Prompts

50 Young Adult Plot Ideas and Writing Prompts

I love thinking about plot ideas and idea starters for novels, short stories, and other fiction. I’ve already done lists of master plots and writing prompts for fantasy, romance, science fiction, mystery, and horror (or just plain spooky stories.) In the past couple of months, … Continue Reading →
“I Don’t Worry Any More.”

“I Don’t Worry Any More.”

One of the things I’ve been working on lately is not worrying so much. It’s clear to me that worry is like rust, eating away at one’s ability to enjoy life.   . And after the holiday office party last week, I had a great … Continue Reading →
Self-Care for Healthy Writers

Self-Care for Healthy Writers

Many people think of writing as an easy job. Stare out the window. Sip your coffee. Type out a fabulous scene. And there’s some truth to that! Writing can be really enjoyable. I’d never do it if that weren’t the case. But there are some … Continue Reading →