Hi friends! Here's a question Kim asked: How do I know if I’m just overwhelmed and should power through or if it’s okay to shelve it for right now and start something new? Be honest with yourself if you're feeling disconnected or even bored with your own work, because forcing writing or revisions will show! Step away from your work for a while. By a while I mean more than a day. Maybe a week. … [Read more...] about Are you an overwhelmed writer?
Kim Mower I emailed you, Kim! Congrats! Your mystery book box will soon be on its way! So, for everyone else (and Kim too) tell me what writing advice you are looking for and I'll post at least once a week in May. Back to the editing desk! Amy xo … [Read more...] about And the winner is…
My final bit of advice isn't really about writing, it's about being a writer. Find your tribe. Be generous. Stay humble. Keep reading. In the spirit of the above, I'm running a 24-hour giveaway for a MYSTERY BOOK BOX. It will include at least two books -- one of mine for sure -- swag and goodies to be determined. I'd only ask if you post on social media at all, that you … [Read more...] about Last Day Giveaway! 30 Days of Writing Advice
DAY 29 This month of daily writing advice will include tidbits, tips, and sometimes tricks. This isn't a replacement for editing or book coaching, it's meant as a jumping off point for exploration and thought! I hope it helps! ~Amy Amy xo WHERE I WRITE After two and a half years in my current home, I bought a desk chair. I didn't buy a desk, mind you. I'm using a small folding table. … [Read more...] about DAY 29 – 30 Days of Writing Advice – Where You Write Matters (or it doesn’t)