I've been pretty excited by all the reading challenges lately but I haven't forgotten about writing, I promise. I have a local group that exchanges work every other week and meets every other week to critique each other's work, which I've dubbed Second Set, because it's always good to have a second set of eyes … Continue reading Thursday Writers w Jobe
Recently I came across someone new-to-me, and that was Tomi Adeyemi. She gives this advice about daily writing, and has lots of other good advice, too! Has anyone tried this writing app, Avo, from Nicholas Charriere? It's dated 2016 but I can't seem to find it at the app store on my iPhone. The description of … Continue reading Thursday Writers w Jobe
Now that we've made it through Nanowrimo, here are two very interesting articles that advise against the adage "write every day." Advice from Daniel José Older at Seven Scribes and Ann Patchett on the Guardian. What do you think?
Here's some hypothetical punctuation additions from Mental Floss, shared from Writing About Writing. And then there's this:
I bought this super cute and awesome blank book a while back at Wordsworth Books and I just started really using it and enjoying it for note-taking. I used it to take notes on Anne Lamott's Bird by Bird, Jen Sincero's You Are a Badass, and Natalie Goldberg's Writing Down the Bones (all three super-fantastic books you should … Continue reading Thursday Writers with Jobe