Creative Life Truths: Being Creative is Hard

Creative Life Truths: Being Creative is Hard — Write RightIf anyone ever tells you that being creative is easy or gets easier, look him or her in the eye and say, “You’re a liar.” Go ahead. I give you permission because here’s the grim, true reality: being creative is hard.

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How to Pick Yourself Back Up Again

How to Pick Yourself Back Up Again — Write Right

“Pick yourself back up” sounds nice in theory, but I question the phrase’s application. Oh, I understand the concept. I would like to think I’m capable of picking myself back up again. Many times I’m not.

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Writing the Middles

Writing the Middles -- Write Right“…that’s the beauty of blog writing—it’s an invitation to enter into the middle of a story without the pressure of either having to know the beginning or close it up neatly.

“A blog is often a collection of middle narratives, reflections that happen in between beginnings and endings.”

— Emily P. Freeman, “Before Helpless Turns to Hopeless

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