Fruitful ways Things have gone a bit quiet here on this blog over the last month or so, just when I'd got my mojo going and content was flying out pretty regularly. I'd written posts on making time, and how small bits (aka activities) make big bits over time with perseverance. But since the 'day job' revved … Continue reading A Change is as Good as a Rest
via Elizabeth: Friday Writing Sprints Delighted to be able to take part in another sprint on this wonderful blog. This week the challenge has enabled me to project forward and have a go at writing the start of a future novella in my current series.
Understanding and empathetic Writing my novella series about a fictional high-end shoe shop, which has drawn a number of clients with colourful pasts, I'm reminded of the phrase 'Walk a Mile in Someone Else's Shoes.' It tells us that before we leap in and judge others we must learn to be understanding and empathetic … Continue reading ‘Walk a Mile in Someone Else’s Shoes’
Another question In my previous post on this subject, I spoke about the need to identify problems in our writing which, with or without external factors, might well be the cause of writer's block. I focused on asking the question 'Why is this?' and 'What exactly is the problem?' Once these questions have been answered … Continue reading ‘Riding the Bus’ Unblocking Writer’s Block, Part Two
Hello, My name is Marie-Gaye Barton. I'm a writer and musician. I'm currently working on a series of novellas under a pen-name which will be unveiled in due course. Other projects include helping with essay writing and inputting blog content. I love to be able to share what I'm doing in these respects with other … Continue reading Welcome to Freedom-Writing