Quotes · Writing

Friday Writing Inspiration: George Orwell’s Six Rules for Writing

Better late than never, right? Happy Friday! I’ve been a tad remiss in doing my Friday inspiration posts, but this evening, I’m back with a bang. Thanks to my boyfriend for sending over these awesome rules for writing, from George Orwell’s Wikipedia page. Most of them are common sense, but always worth keeping in mind.… Continue reading Friday Writing Inspiration: George Orwell’s Six Rules for Writing

Musings · Writing

Happy Birthday to two people who made me the writer I am today: Jane Austen and my dad!

In my journey into writerdom, there are two (of many) pivotal moments that are of particular relevance today. The first was when my 8th grade English teacher suggest I read Pride and Prejudice. The second was when I was stressed about my college graduation and my dad gave me some of the best advice I’ve… Continue reading Happy Birthday to two people who made me the writer I am today: Jane Austen and my dad!

Quotes · Writing

Writing Advice from Tom Clancy

I usually save my writing inspiration posts for Fridays, but in honor of the legendary Tom Clancy, who passed away last night, I wanted to share this wonderful quote of his. It’s hard to sum up the writing process any better. RIP, Tom Clancy. You were truly prolific. Thanks to Business Insider for sharing the… Continue reading Writing Advice from Tom Clancy