How to stop procrastinating and start writing.

I’ve tried to beat procrastination one way or another for the longest amount of time. I’ve read a bunch of self-help books, articles, and watched some ted-talks trying to really get to the bottom of why I procrastinate as much as I do.   Of course, I did all the...

How to approach writing in a new format.

Because of my study in creative writing, I have to write in a series of different formats. What I mean by different formats is essentially changing from a writing style that you’re comfortable with, i.e. poetry, fiction, non-fiction to something that requires you...

On a dark Saturday morning

I’m up at 8 am, and I can’t see a thing out of my window. Although, now that I’ve started writing, I can see those beautiful pink tinges of sunrise brightening the sky.   So maybe this won’t be such a negative post anymore.   I was going to talk about how...

The case for rereading books.

This Christmas I’m rereading some of my childhood favourites. My desire to read books I loved as a kid began last summer. I picked up one of my old favourites and fell in love with the story again. Since then, I’ve been pickup up my well-loved books again and pouring...

The Case for Rereading Books

This Christmas I’m rereading some of my childhood favourites. My desire to read books I loved as a kid began last summer. I picked up one of my old favourites and fell in love with the story again. Since then, I’ve been pickup up my well-loved books again and pouring...

How to Create a Character From Scratch

Here are some methods to help you with your character creation! Chances are, that if you are looking at this article, you’re already in the habit of observing people in an attempt to figure out how they tick. Making up whole worlds for other people is exciting and...