Although it may sound like a made-over TED Talk, Masterclass may help you explore another side of writing or pull you through the trenches of a long, creative project.
Although no one has it down to a science, implementing SEO (search engine optimization) tricks is a vital step to making sure your blog doesn’t go down in Google’s gutter.
Idea generation (inspiration) can be the most challenging part of writing. Maybe it’s just all the technology in the air, numbing us to real, human experiences, or maybe we’re too critical of ourselves. So here are three ways to get over yourself so that the creative cup may over-poureth.
There you are, staring at this pitiful meal with a shitty garnish on the side. Just add the fact that you’re a writer, musician, or painter, and now you’re a stereotype. Cue the sad trombone.
All forms of expressive writing aim to create a tension in the reader, an emotional and/or intellectual impact that begs to be attended to and evaluated. Deciding who your narrator is and exploring their unmet desires is what will entrance your audience.
You’ve woken up today and see a very fancily written “Once upon a time” at the top left of an otherwise entirely blank piece of paper. It’s been there for a year, and you call this “decent progress” on your novella about…what was it again, you ask? Let me help you: “Once upon a time, there was an artist who failed to wage the necessary war against their lazy and relaxed tendencies that consistently holds them back in most, if not all, of their pursuits.”
Here are three ways to be creative daily.