Taking a Break for the Summer – 2017

Hello, everyone! Due to some very hectic schedules for The Write Nook-ers, we will be taking a short break over the summer. Look for us on September 1 as we will be adding some great new content! For now, we hope you enjoy the 70+ lessons currently posted! We encourage you to take this time […]

Lesson #65: Strengthening Characters

In this lesson, we’ll discuss how to strengthen an already-existing character. Check out Lessons #62, #63, and #64 to learn more about strengthening plot, voice, and setting. Questions to Ask Are you editing an old manuscript? Have you transferred a character from one story to another? Are you editing your current manuscript and noticing some […]

Lesson #56: Tips for Following Through With Goals/Finishing a Manuscript

As I write this post, I’m sitting on my daughter’s couch looking over at her desk. It’s piled with special pens, highlighters, post it notes, notebooks, and multiple hole punches. In short, my daughter has become a goal-setting, planning, and tracking champion. Her planners have planners which have companion planners. It’s a little overwhelming…and guilt […]

Lesson #55: Achieving Goals

Goals. We all like goals. (Well, most of us like goals.) We feel some sort of weird accomplishment when we set goals for ourselves. We get pumped. Feel ambitious. Make plans and lists and outlines of how to accomplish them. We dream up incredible scenarios and rewards for ourselves when we finish… And then… Some […]

The New Year – 2017

WOW! It’s almost the New Year already… where did the time go? As many of you know, this means that The Write Nook’s birthday is just around the corner! On February 16th of 2016, The Write Nook made its first official post and appearance on the internet. We’ve grown by leaps and bounds and we’re […]