Tag Archives: creativity

6000 Words a Day

I registered for Camp NaNoWriMo this year. That was a mistake. For those who don’t know about it, it’s essentially a set-your-own-target version of National Novel Writing Month. Decide how much you want to write, enter the goal, enter a … Continue reading

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Wrong Side of the Bed | Flash Fiction

In a worst case scenario, a human can survive up to eleven days without sleep. Alexa could manage two, before exhaustion began to settle in. She had had to travel for half of that time to get home, grateful for … Continue reading

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Coping with Unemployment

I finally got back into YouTube today, with a video about coping with unemployment through writing and creativity. It feels weird being so candid on YouTube, but it felt necessary to actually get myself making videos again. There was so … Continue reading

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Busy-ness, Creativity, and Motivation

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about a lack of inspiration. This was also a problem of motivation. The poet in me might suggest is a problem of the soul. I have spent the past two weeks attempting to … Continue reading

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Beating Writer’s Block: Meditate

Meditation has, for a long time, been used as a way to calm the body and the soul. It also allows for the peace of mind to de-clutter your thoughts towards breaking through your Writer’s Block. How you meditate is … Continue reading

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Failing Better

Earlier this year, I decided to take on VEDA – Video Every Day in April. I failed almost instantly, and that was the best thing to happen to me. I’ve made a video about it – given that YouTube was … Continue reading

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Establishing Productivity

What I’m about to say next might surprise some people, considering my track record in writing and publishing, and the fact that I’ve completed all by my thesis in a masters programme, but I struggle with productivity. More often than … Continue reading

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