Suzannah Freeman

5 Strategies to Un-stick Your Stuck Words

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Some deny that writer’s block even exists, but it’s difficult to deny that lack of inspiration exists. What does a writer do when her words cease to flow? When—sometimes mid-sentence—the fingers stop typing or the pen stops scrawling, and the ink figuratively runs dry? Here are five strategies to help you un-stick your stuck words: […]

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The #1 Way to Get Inspired to Write

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Inspiration is all around us, but sometimes it’s difficult to get fired up to begin a writing session. What’s the number one way to get inspired in record time? Make a music soundtrack. If you’re working on a creative project (novel, short story, narrative non-fiction), you can help set the mood by playing a soundtrack […]

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How to Create a Simple Outline for Your Writing

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Planners vs. Pantsers. You’re one or the other. Remember back in school when your teacher made you plan your stories and essays before you were allowed to write them? That’s because taking the extra time to plan actually saves time in the long run. Why You Need an Outline Outlines can help you: Define your […]

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How to Create a Writing Space on a Budget

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All you really need to write is a pen and some paper. Right? That may be true, but having a dedicated writing space can make writing easier and help you make the most of your time. Whether or not you have a home office, you can use whatever space you do have to set up […]

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Jump-Start Your Writing Productivity in 3 Easy Steps

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Ever notice how we tend to start dieting on Mondays? When we want to form a new habit, we try to give ourselves a boost by starting afresh. The same thing goes for your writing; if you want to increase your productivity, you can give yourself a jump-start by following these three easy steps: 1. […]

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Say Goodbye to Your Worst Writing Habits of 2010

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Every writer has his or her own worst writing habit. You know, that little pet peeve you can’t seem to get rid of? While there may be other poor habits in the mix, it’s that particular one that’s holding you back from really getting stuff done. As we say goodbye to 2010 and welcome 2011, […]

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Countdown to Launch

Welcome! Stay tuned for the January 1 launch of the 31-Day Better Writing Habits challenge! See you soon, Suzannah & Jennifer TPATBRVP6BDS

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