Your writer friend loves pens, trust me, she does! But, like any musician who has five piano ties in the closet, writers appreciate a variety of writing-themed gifts. Here are ten ideas sure to delight and inspire.
Author Archive | Beth Mende Conny
Take care of the present, and all else will follow.
Stale writing comes from stale thoughts.
I’m often asked what it’s like to be a writer — how I spend my days, how I experience the world. And so I will be sharing occasional essays from the front lines of my writing life. Enjoy! A few months ago, I was in line at the supermarket, scanning magazine covers (less fattening than scanning candy bars) and flipping through People magazine. On the cover: Princess Kate holding the royal baby, Prince George Alexander […]
What is your heart telling you to do today?
Same old, same old is uninspiring to writers and readers alike.
November’s National Novel Writing Month(tm) is about to begin. Gear up with inspiration from NaNoWriMo(tm) winners in this recording of our Ready, Set, Write teleclass. Our experts share their ups and downs, favorite writing apps, and their secrets for maintaining the blistering speed that propelled them across the finish line. They’ll convince you that you, too, are up to the challenge! SaveSave
Fuel yourself and your writing with joy.
Choose your company wisely.
I’m often asked what it’s like to be a writer — how I spend my days, how I experience the world. And so I will be sharing occasional essays from the front lines of my writing life. Enjoy! Inspired by friends, I have decided to start juicing. They claim all sorts of health benefits — better sleep and digestion, improvement to the hair, skin and nails. And what an energy boost! They can now leap tall buildings in a single […]