Tag Archives: writing advice

  1. Don’t Squirrel Your Ideas Away!


    April 11, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    I know it’s tempting. You want to spend years reworking and rewriting and rethinking that one great idea you had …
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  2. Words, Concrete, and Stacking Stories: 3 Tips for Writing Emotion in Fiction


    March 27, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    Great writing has emotion. It’s about being human in the most basic way. Simple enough, right? The tricky thing is …
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  3. We Are Always Drowning in Human Experience: The Power of Observation


    March 6, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    Good writers pay attention to the world around them. Whether you’re writing recipes, newspaper columns, blog posts, fictional stories, or …
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  4. Just Start.


    February 25, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    In honor of the past three days I’ve spent wracking my brain and trying to figure out exactly what strand …
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