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What Writing Are You Going to Start in 2010?

What Writing Are You Going to Start in 2010?

“Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go.” ~ Doctorow Starting something is not necessarily the same as setting out to finish something. I know that some of the writing goals, hopes, dreams and ambitions you have for this year are about starting and finishing. Some are about finishing things [...]

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Essential Frames: 10 Ways to Frame Your Words

Essential Frames: 10 Ways to Frame Your Words

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame. ~ G K Chesterton I mentioned the concept of frames a while back in a post on how blogging helps us get to the heart of things. I started… Continue reading

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5 Simple Ways to Power Up Your Writing

“”Begin at the beginning,”, the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop” ~ Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland I could probably share 500 ways to power up your writing, never mind 5… but then I’d be ignoring my own opening line.  So I’m going to keep it simple. [...]

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Writing with the Language of Possibility: Part 3 of a 3 Part Series

Writing with the Language of Possibility: Part 3 of a 3 Part Series

The language of possibility means: language patterns that open things up for the reader, breaking through limiting beliefs, and getting round subconscious resistance the intentional use of language to create a feeling or state of possibility in your reader In the first part of the series I looked at when the language of possibility might [...]

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Intention and Possibility: Part 2 of a 3 Part Series on the Language of Possibility

Intention and Possibility: Part 2 of a 3 Part Series on the Language of Possibility

I introduced the concept of the language of possibility in the first part of the series. In this second part I’m going to focus on those times when you might be using it to evoke a sense of possibility and potential in your readers. The third part will look in more detail at language patterns, [...]

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