Support Your Creativity with Lists

Support Your Creativity with Lists

Support Your Creativity with Lists Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay As I prepared for vacation this summer, I examined the tasks on my to-do list and completed as many of them as possible. Of the rest, some could easily be exiled far, far, away to the end of the...
New Habits for Old People

New Habits for Old People

New Habits for Old People Welcome to the over-65 crowd. Image by Michal Jarmoluk from Pixabay I’m an old person, at least according to the US government’s National Institutes of Health, which defines “elderly” as 65 and older. That’s the demographic button I click in...
The Critique Group: A Cure for Writerly Isolation

The Critique Group: A Cure for Writerly Isolation

The Critique Group: A Cure for Writerly Isolation Image by MiraCosic from Pixabay The other day I met a writer who’s at a standstill with their novel, which they’ve been working on for years. They have used up their savings on editors, courses, and craft books, and...
Writing for Children: Rules of the Road

Writing for Children: Rules of the Road

Writing for Children: Rules of the Road Here’s a guest post from the children’s author and writing coach Dianne Ochiltree. Have you ever wondered about writing for kids? Read all about it!. ~ AMC ​ When someone tells me they’d love to write a children’s...
Treat Resistance Like It’s a Narcissist

Treat Resistance Like It’s a Narcissist

If you were in a relationship with a narcissist, would you go after that person with guns blazing? No, right? Because that would just drag you deeper into their drama vortex. Seems to me in cases like that it makes more sense to elude their gravitational pull. Better...