How-To

Odd Yet Effective Ways To Be More Creative

Creativity is a funny thing. It seems to come and go when it pleases. Exploring my curiosities, I’ve come across a few unorthodox ways that can help stimulate creativity.

The Various Faces of Punctuation

When you’re in a bind and don’t want to use the frequented commas, these various forms of punctuation can come in handy. Be sure to use them intentionally and correctly.

For the Love of Commas

How do we give back to the commas that have helped us shape our writing so much? It’s simple, we practice our usage and work to bring justice to all commas far and wide.

Be Your Own Editor

Fixing a piece’s grammar is the easy part; rearranging ideas and consolidating paragraphs is harder. Here are five helpful tips for polishing your piece!

The Power of Failure: Part 1

Making art is chancy. It doesn’t mix well with predictability. Uncertainty is essential, and tolerance of uncertainty is the pre-requisite for succeeding.

Writing Online and its Various Genres

For a writer, understanding the piece’s genre guidelines is essential. What’s the difference between an “article,” “editorial,” and “blog post”?

From Start to Published—Eight Tips for Writing Your Book

Transferring your thoughts to paper can be a potentially overwhelming experience whether you’re working on your first book or your fiftieth. To gain a fresh perspective, check out these helpful tips to writing your book and publishing it.