Where I First Found My Voice by Brittany Murray

Where I First Found My Voice by Brittany Murray

I have a confession: I am a paper hoarder. (Wow, feels good to get that off my chest.) I have kept just about every single thing I have ever written on. Including napkins and receipts. Most of it is stuffed in a great big wooden chest in the loft. The rest of it takes...
Navigating the Tides of Doubt

Navigating the Tides of Doubt

Self-doubt. We all know it, some of us more intimately than others. It’s that voice in the back of our heads or in the center of our chests or in the pit of our stomachs that tells us, “You’re not qualified. You’re not good enough. You can’t compare.” It whispers,...
Why Write?

Why Write?

Why do I write? This is a question I ask myself every time I sit down at my desk. What drives me to create? Why do I scribble my pen across paper? If you’re a writer, I’m guessing you’re struggling with the same self-assessment. I have this deep yearning inside of me....
Free Write Friday – April 15th

Free Write Friday – April 15th

For yesterday’s Free Write Friday, we wrote a story sentence by sentence in our Facebook group. This was such a fun exercise – each person was only allowed to write one sentence at a time, and had to wait until three others had added to the story before...