Guest Post: “Fact vs Fiction” by Tamara Ferguson

This was first published on my old blog in February 2015 FACT VERSUS FICTION Writing Contemporary Romance Just howimportant is it to stick to the facts when inventing the background for your story? This question never really came up for me until I submitted Tales of the Dragonfly Book II: In Flight for a Wisconsin…… Continue reading Guest Post: “Fact vs Fiction” by Tamara Ferguson

Blast from the Past: Good Morning Writers! ~ I don’t wanna be in that dark place!

May 2019 I never realised in what a bad place I was in the last couple of years until recently. Hopefully, I managed to get out of there now… January 2015 How is your writing going? Are you inspired or in a rather dark place? After a spell of activity and writing like mad, I…… Continue reading Blast from the Past: Good Morning Writers! ~ I don’t wanna be in that dark place!

Ingermanson on the “Luxury of not enough Time”

This was first posted in December 2017 Wow, dear readers 2017 is nearly over and it is that time of the year, you know, Hanukka, Bhodi Day, Yule, Christmas… . No matter if you are following any religious holidays or if you just have to deal with year-end stuff: December is always a busy month and this…… Continue reading Ingermanson on the “Luxury of not enough Time”

Good Morning Writers! ~ Waves and Cycles

April 2019 My writing cycles have certainly changed. Newborn maybe? November 2017 I’ve come across this post from 2014 and I think it is still up-to-date for my writing. I had to follow my cycles and did not finish #NaNoWriMo17. That’s ok. I am still working on Morsmart so nothing is lost. 2014 How is…… Continue reading Good Morning Writers! ~ Waves and Cycles

FREE Writing Resources ~ Freelance Folder

March 2019 This is an awesome resource for writers and bloggers even though they have stopped creating new content in 2015. Check it out anyway. It’s worth it! November 2014 Here we are, bloggers and authors, all interested in improving our craft as well as making our writing life easier. Freelance Folder a good source…… Continue reading FREE Writing Resources ~ Freelance Folder

Good Morning Writers! ~ Going to Extremes?

March 2019 I have slowed down a lot since last year but maybe it is too much now???? October 2014 How are you? How is your writing going? Are you hurrying along or do you feel in balance with the speed of your life? I so often feel the need to slow down lately. Not…… Continue reading Good Morning Writers! ~ Going to Extremes?

Lean against… and listen Writing Prompt

This is a writing prompt I have used a lot and it is fun to do it over and over again. Feel free to copy it and use it for writing inspiration! I quote Kasey Mathews from the WANA group “Write to Heal” for this writing prompt: “With paper and pen, or computer handy, lean…… Continue reading Lean against… and listen Writing Prompt

FREE Writing Resources ~ Ginny Wiehardt on About.com

December 2018 About.com does not exist anymore but their resources have been moved to other places. So please, do not be confused that the links lead to “The Balance Career” instead of “About.com” August 2014 Ever since I read my first short story (something really gruesome with a child’s coffin is all I can remember)…… Continue reading FREE Writing Resources ~ Ginny Wiehardt on About.com

“Why do I write?”/ “Warum schreibe ich?”

November 2018 At the beginning of my blogging, there was a page called SeededBuzz. It was meant to connect bloggers and their posts. You could post a link to your blog post on that page and other bloggers could answer with a post of theirs to your blog post. It was quite good initially but…… Continue reading “Why do I write?”/ “Warum schreibe ich?”

Blast from the Past: Of course/Natuerlich

October 2018 A post from March 2011 March 2011 I fought with myself. Since I was a teenager I thought about taking my writing seriously. But you know how it goes: Everything conspires against you and tells you you do not have any chance. Well, if you do not try, of course, you do not…… Continue reading Blast from the Past: Of course/Natuerlich