Nov 17, 2017
This week I talk about ways to make your life easier by embracing the idea of decision-making, both in your writing and in your writing practice.
You can read a (slightly altered) version of this, here: http://storyaday.org/choices/
Nov 11, 2017
For all you NaNo novelists out there, deep in the belly of a fast-written novel, I have a suggestion for a way to revitalize your writing and your excitement about your project.
For everyone (else?) I talk about regrouping: it's November: There's still time to rescue some of your writing goals for this year, and set...
Oct 20, 2017
Writing the first line of your story is tough. Opening lines must:
So, how do you make your first line reflect all these things?
Sep 22, 2017
In This Week's Podcast
Writing Prompts [1:44] http://storyaday.org/stadasep17-04/
What To Do If It's Getting Harder To Write [4:08]
Book Review: Windy Lynn Harris's Writing and Selling Short Stories and Personal Essays [6:08]
How's Your SWAGr? [12:18]
Come and leave a comment or question at the blog:
Sep 15, 2017
This week I give you five story starter prompts and an excitable sermon on not quitting. Enjoy!
The Prompts [0:52]
Progress Report [1:46]
Don't Quit (with bonus Cassini shout out) [3:36]
Checklist and Feedback info [12:38]
You can find the prompts online here: http://storyaday.org/stadasep17-03/
You can find the...