Kicking Writer’s Doubt in the Ass

I’ve been a writer for as long as I can remember.  When I was a child, my parents bought me a typewriter with those tall keys you have to really press down on to make the letter print on the paper. Later, they bought me an electronic one where you Continue Reading

Starve Your Inner Critic and Claim Back Your Power

Almost everybody has an inner critic, that snide, sniggering, scoffing voice at the back of your head that says you aren’t good enough, pretty enough, smart enough, strong enough, or deserving enough.  And let’s face it -with all the ways we have to compare ourselves to everyone around us nowadays, Continue Reading

Stop Being a Writer in Hiding: Rediscovering Your Writer Self

I am participating in the Writing Contest: You Are Enough, hosted by Positive Writer. I am a writer. You are a writer. If you weren’t, you wouldn’t be reading this. And just like you, I sometimes suffer from torturous levels of self-doubt.  I haven’t published any books – yet. But Continue Reading