The Ultimate Guide to the Best Writing Retreats

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Writing Retreats

In the hustle and bustle of daily life, finding the time and space to focus on your writing can be a challenge. That’s where writing retreats come in. These immersive experiences provide the perfect environment for writers to escape the distractions of everyday life, focus on their craft, and find inspiration in new surroundings. Whether...

Best Music for Amplified Writing and Creative Productivity

Best Music for Amplified Writing and Creative Productivity

Picture this: a blank page before you, a pen in your hand, and the silence around you feels more daunting than inspiring. It’s a scenario familiar to all writers—professional or otherwise. The initial step to pen down thoughts often feels like a Herculean task. However, what if there was a secret ingredient, a melody to

72 amazing free resources for indie authors and self-publishers

72 amazing free resources for indie authors and self-publishers

Oh, hey there, fellow writer! Laura here, and I’ve gotta say, there’s no better time to be an indie author or self-publisher. The internet is teeming with resources to make your author journey smoother, and guess what? A lot of them are free. Yep, that’s right. So, grab your favorite mug, fill it with something

The Unbelievably True (but not really) History of Chainsaws

The Unbelievably True (but not really) History of Chainsaws

Once upon a time, in the small town of Logger’s Leap, nestled among the tallest and thickest forests of Oregon, lived a burly lumberjack named Paul. Paul was known throughout the land for his tree-chopping prowess. But Paul had a secret. He was deathly afraid of…beavers. Why beavers, you ask? Well, as a child, Paul

What Year Is It? A Comprehensive Guide for the Time Traveler

What Year Is It? A Comprehensive Guide for the Time Traveler

Whether you’re a seasoned time traveler or a new recruit who’s just completed your maiden voyage through the cosmos, one question that invariably arises is: “What year is it?” Unlike our forefathers, who had to rely on sundials and the phases of the moon, we have the advantage of using numerous indicators to ascertain...

How to Be a Productive Writer: Ancient Philosophy Tips

How to Be a Productive Writer: Ancient Philosophy Tips

You’re tapping your pen on the table, looking wistfully out of the window, waiting for the words to flow through your fingers and onto the page. Many of us have experienced the crippling hold of writer’s block and frustration due to a lack of productivity.  For centuries, ancient philosophers have provided us with the knowledge

Your art is not frivolous

Your art is not frivolous

Sometimes when you witness someone, truly in their element, doing the thing they were born to do, it’s electric. You can see the fire in their eyes, the unbridled passion with which they immerse themselves in their art. When they stand there, lost in the moment, you understand without a shadow of a doubt: This