Category: Writing

Category: Writing

Authors- This Book is for YOU!
Image November 17, 2014 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

It’s so easy to get stressed out over your book writing, marketing, and business building activities.   We all work so hard and are so focused on our goals and timelines that our book writing efforts can feel like drudgery instead of creative joy. The remedy to all this stress waits for you in Marney K.

Growing Your Productivity Garden (Part 2)
Image July 2, 2014 Writing Lynneklippel

Another helpful guest post from Sue Couch. Thanks Sue! Now that you’ve planted your productivity garden, it’s time to take steps to help it grow.  It’s interesting that vegetables harvested from gardens and farms are called “produce”, with the emphasis on the “pro”.  As a “pro” yourself, you can step up your own productive growth

Growing Your Productivity Garden (Part One)
Image June 23, 2014 Writing Lynneklippel

Thanks to Sue Couch for this great guest article! A productive garden that yields an abundance of flowers or vegetables is created by good seeds, rich soil, the sun, rain, and careful weeding and tending. A gardener has to prepare and enrich the soil, plant the seeds, weed, and nurture the garden, steps all provided

Quick Video Tip on Writing More by Doing Less
May 5, 2014 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Today’s tip is counter-intuitive…..I’m telling you to write less?? Let me know what you think about this tip in the comments below. Happy writing!

Successful Author Secrets- 3 Minute Video Tip
Image January 19, 2014 Writing Lynneklippel

Do you feel like your creativity could use a boost? This video will give you a quick tip you can implement today. What do you think? List your comments below.    

All I Want for Christmas is to Thank You
Image December 18, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

This time of year makes me misty.  I love the joy of the Christmas celebration, the hush of the final week of the year, and the opportunity to look back and forwards at the same time. My favorite moments are quiet, reflecting on all the blessings in my life, including you. Today, I celebrate and

How to Use Creative Writing Prompts
Image November 27, 2013 Writing Lynneklippel

by Bryan Cohen The brain works like a computer. If you give it the right codes, it will do what you ask it to do. One of the best creative codes you can feed your brain is a well-worded question. The reason most of the creative writing prompts I come up with are questions is

Student Spotlight- Linda’s Story
Image November 14, 2013 Writing Lynneklippel

Over the last couple of months I’ve had the joy of working closely with a group of writers on my 7 Writing Archetypes and their corresponding templates.  It’s a system I developed that helps people clarify their writing voice for each article, blog post, or book chapter, and then use a template to ensure all

Using Song Lyrics in Your Book- Should You?
Image November 12, 2013 Writing Lynneklippel

Copyright law regarding song lyrics is complicated and can be confusing. This article from Galley Cat makes it clear. ( Click on this link to read it) I like the final piece of advice- just don’t! However, you can get the same effect in your book by using a song title, which is not subject

Dennis Rodman, Author?
September 16, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Just read a somewhat disturbing report that, according to the New York Post, Dennis Rodman is writing a book with North Koren President Kim Jong-Un. Actually I have nothing against Dennis Rodman.  I used to enjoy watching him play basketball in the 1980’s and liked his non-conformist attitude.  He might have a fabulous story. Here’s