10 Essential Tools for the Modern Writer

Laptop. Coffee. Water. All a writer needs for a long day of creative composition, right? Sitting in my favorite Cool Beans today, I thought about the most important things for my productivity as a writer.  I’ve been writing creatively, almost innately, since I was very young, but I realized I needed these “tools” when I began thinking of writing as a craft or a profession. … Continue reading 10 Essential Tools for the Modern Writer

Famous writers on writing

“You don’t write because you want to say something. You write because you have something to say.” ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald “Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them.  Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself.” ~ Truman Capote “The role of a writer is not to say what we … Continue reading Famous writers on writing