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Here are 5 Random Fantasy Writing Prompts to Get You Writing

Sometimes, to get the pen ink flowing, you need a good writing prompt or exercise. I don't use them that often, but when I do use them, I always find them to be very helpful in getting me back into that writing mood. Whether you go through these all in one day or you do… Continue reading Here are 5 Random Fantasy Writing Prompts to Get You Writing

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The Top 5 Things Your Writing Ritual Needs

If you've been a part of the writer community for long, you may have heard of a writing ritual. Usually, rituals consist of a writer's favorite snack, the essential fingerless writing gloves, a lit candle or two, and of course, a laptop ready to go. I personally love the idea of writing rituals. I have… Continue reading The Top 5 Things Your Writing Ritual Needs

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Here are 5 Tips on How to Prepare for a Writing Session on a Long Flight

I am traveling to Las Vegas this weekend for a week-long broadcaster's conference. Seeing this is my first time to Las Vegas, I will definitely be writing a blog post about it at some point. However, this is not my first time on a plane. Far from it. I've been traveling ever since I was… Continue reading Here are 5 Tips on How to Prepare for a Writing Session on a Long Flight

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Ambient Sounds and Music for Writers

Some writers love the silence of the early morning or the late night while they write. Some love the soft white noise of a cafe or a library as they type. Then, there are those writers who love ambient sounds and music without leaving the comfort of their home. I am the latter. I have… Continue reading Ambient Sounds and Music for Writers

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I Haven’t Been Writing…

Sigh. Even when I try to schedule exclusive writing time for my WIP, college still finds a way say, "No, no. No time for your passions this semester!" I love my job as a radio news director, and despite how boring most of my classes are this semester, I like the fact that I get… Continue reading I Haven’t Been Writing…

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Another Writing Competition I Didn’t Win… Onto the Next One!

I got an email from an old English professor which said in the "preview" of the notification "Congratulations!!!" I had entered into a competition which I enter every year, but this year, I tried a new category which involved the genre this English professor taught. This profosser also knew I was submitting my work from… Continue reading Another Writing Competition I Didn’t Win… Onto the Next One!

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When the Well is Dry, Find an Artist

As a writer, I am all too familiar with writer's block. I wish I'd never been acquainted with it, and yet here we are. When I do find myself blocked and uninspired, I find that looking at someone else's art is very inspiring. I like to think that though I may never get to explore… Continue reading When the Well is Dry, Find an Artist

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This is Your Invitation to The Fantasy Realm

Good day, traveler. This is your cordial invitation to The Fantasy Realm. I will be your guide, The Sage. As I began my last year of college, I realized I wanted to do something special at the University of Connecticut. Believe me, UConn has given me many incredible opportunities and wonderful memories, but I wanted… Continue reading This is Your Invitation to The Fantasy Realm