Writing is a creative process, and like any such endeavor, it relies on inspiration. However, many writers perhaps don’t realize that inspiration alone is not always enough. Another element is needed. That element is discipline.
The ideal situation for a writer is to be flooded with great ideas, with words and sentences seemingly flowing out of nowhere. But sometimes this isn’t the case.Continue reading
Let me tell you the one thing I know for sure: “What should I write about?” is a question all writers face, most or all of the time.
I also know waiting for inspiration to strike is not a solution. Finding a workable, effective way to get inspired is the primary step.
We are all aware that writing is done in isolation, but the material has to be collected from outside the confines of your workstation. Ideas can come from interactions with people, being out-and-about, and all forms of media.Continue reading