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Articles We Love

10 Prompts for Creative Journaling

10 Prompts for Creative Journaling

How To DIY a Super Cheap, Super Effective Writing Retreat

How To DIY a Super Cheap, Super Effective Writing Retreat

Learning to Be Vulnerable in Writing and Life

Learning to Be Vulnerable in Writing and Life

7 Useful Writing Lessons You Can Learn From Successful Writers

7 Useful Writing Lessons You Can Learn From Successful Writers

The Psychology of Writing and the Cognitive Science of the Perfect Daily Routine

The Psychology of Writing and the Cognitive Science of the Perfect Daily Routine

10 ridiculously easy (and free) ways to write faster

10 ridiculously easy (and free) ways to write faster

Science-Backed Ways to Unlock Your Creativity

Science-Backed Ways to Unlock Your Creativity

How 6 Months of a Daily Journaling Habit Changed My Writing

How 6 Months of a Daily Journaling Habit Changed My Writing

50 Blog Post Ideas For Writers

50 Blog Post Ideas For Writers

Why Writing Matters in the Age of Despair

Why Writing Matters in the Age of Despair


Books on Storytelling

The Storyteller’s Secret: From TED Speakers to Business Legends, Why Some Ideas Catch On and Others Don’t

The Storyteller’s Secret: From TED Speakers to Business Legends, Why Some Ideas Catch On and Others Don’t

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within

Naked, Drunk, and Writing: Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay

Naked, Drunk, and Writing: Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay

Writing for Bliss: A Seven-Step Plan for Telling Your Story and Transforming Your Life

Writing for Bliss: A Seven-Step Plan for Telling Your Story and Transforming Your Life

The Right to Write: An Invitation and Initiation Into the Writing Life

The Right to Write: An Invitation and Initiation Into the Writing Life

On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction

On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction

The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity