10 Ways To Lift Yourself Out of That Writing Funk


Motivation

    Being in a funk comes with the writing territory. Because writers are already of the sensitive, angsty type, we are the first to fall into a depressive funk. At best, these funks slow us down and sap our motivation. At their worst, the blues can paralyze your creativity completely. You could be so […]

February 15, 2017

Why I Write: A Guest Post By Carolyn Astfalk


#WhyIWrite, Perils of a Mom Writer

I only recently pondered why I write. I simply knew that I had to write, so I did. My love affair with the written word started with clumsily-illustrated stories and spelling bees and grew to student newspapers in grade school, high school, and college. My affection for pen and ink led me to try my hand at calligraphy. During summer visits, I […]

June 24, 2015