Create Your Arrangements.

Think of yourself as the song, as a song. You live within the structure. You create the arrangement. You create the constraints in which you live in. You can make…

Stop being what you don’t want to be.

Simple advice, I know. But you’d be surprised at the number of people who don’t follow it. You don’t want to be boring? Stop being boring. Do something more exciting, and…

On doing Soul Work

The benefits and the incentives for doing soul work are not going to give you an immediate payback.  It’s much more rewarding.  It’s much more fulfilling. To be doing what…

3 Lies Writers Tell that Hold Them Back

“I’m not good enough.” The truth: You’re not a great judge of your own ability (or inability). And what exactly is enough? As writers, we hold our work and the value of…

On Building More Self-Trust

We search near, far, and the ends of the earth for signs. Signs that we’re doing right. Going the right direction. Choosing what’s for us. Making all of the right…

Be an Inkwell: The Importance of Raw Expression

Many writers, when trying to express themselves lean into unhelpful thoughts. Thoughts such as, “What do I know?” or “Why would anyone read my work?” or “I have nothing worth…

There is no shame in starting small.

As a writer, the thought of putting my soul into a piece of work and no one caring is scarier than losing my wallet, keys, and cellphone in one sitting….