The Lunchtime Power Hour: 7 Reasons Why You Should Write During Your Lunch Break

All my coworkers know I’m writing a book. That’s because I lug my laptop to work with me every day, plonk down in a corner of the break room during lunch, pop in my headphones, studiously ignore the TV, and write. Writing during my lunch break has become my secret weapon. It’s helped me stay … Continue reading The Lunchtime Power Hour: 7 Reasons Why You Should Write During Your Lunch Break

Call Yourself a Writer: How to Honor Yourself in Spite of Doubt

Say you walk into a coffee shop. You find someone scribbling in a notebook, tap them on the shoulder, and ask them what they’re doing. “I’m writing,” they might say, or, “I’m journaling.” “Oh!” you say brightly. “So you’re a writer?” They shake their head vigorously and laugh. “No, I wouldn’t say that.” Writers doubt … Continue reading Call Yourself a Writer: How to Honor Yourself in Spite of Doubt