Writing Advice Rant

Traditional VS Self-Publishing A lot of Authors skip the research stage. That is okay if you have experience in a topic, but when I talk to some writers, I’m underwhelmed by how little they seem to know about a specific industry. There isn’t a right or wrong choice when it comes to publishing, but some […]

Prompt 42: 2019 Short Story Writing Challenge

Do you want to improve their writing? Then consider participating in the challenge! Push yourself to write a short story, work in progress, blog, or anything each week! Not sure you want to join? I argue my reasons in the video here! TLDR: create more content, improve your writing, and meet other writers! I wrote about this challenge here. The Rules […]

Tasting Belgium: Belgian Candy

Chocolate and Beer When people think about Belgium, they automatically think of their chocolate.  I’ve reviewed some of the local chocolate shops in Poperinge and can attest that it is delicious. Likewise Belgium is known for it’s beer culture, and everyone who comes to Belgium will undoubtedly try beer. However there is so much more […]

Prompt 41: 2019 Short Story Writing Challenge

Do you want to improve their writing? Then consider participating in the challenge! Push yourself to write a short story, work in progress, blog, or anything each week! Not sure you want to join? I argue my reasons in the video here! TLDR: create more content, improve your writing, and meet other writers! I wrote about this challenge here. The Rules […]

NaNoWriMo Prep: Behind The Scenes

Behind the Scenes Originally I shot a video, which I scrapped because the raw material wasn’t working. It was Thursday (my editing day), I scrabbled to think of something I could quickly shoot and edit. The video (link below) and this blog might be more ramble, because things are not scripted, but perhaps they can […]

NaNoWriMo Prep: How To Find Ideas

Why It’s Difficult To Find Ideas. Writing is a process and there is more to it than just writing.  I discussed this a little in my last video and blog. If you see a finish product, and think I want to do that, it can be difficult figuring out the how to effectively do it. […]

Prompt 40: 2019 Short Story Writing Challenge

Do you want to improve their writing? Then consider participating in the challenge! Push yourself to write a short story, work in progress, blog, or anything each week! Not sure you want to join? I argue my reasons in the video here! TLDR: create more content, improve your writing, and meet other writers! I wrote about this challenge here. The Rules […]