Actually Writing

with Christa

Discovering the Art and Business of Being a Writer

The Art

Coming Up With A Title For A Story

Coming Up With A Title For A Story

I never expected to struggle with story titles. And I haven’t really considered it much until recently. Whenever I write stories that I don’t publish or don’t need to submit for class assignments, titles arent an issue. If anything most of these pieces get temporary titles that get changed often the more I develop the story. Though for one story, I knew the title before I even started writing it. Nonetheless, for many stories that start off with writing and plotting, their titles are usually undecided. Having to submit stories for class assignments and having to publish stories for my…

8 Ways To Increase Your Writing Stamina

8 Ways To Increase Your Writing Stamina

the next key to unlocking the next level of my productivity is increasing my writing stamina…My journey with writing stamina is a never eneding one. But as I continue to understand what works for me as a writer, there are so many ways and opportunities for me to increase and maintain my writing stamina.

How To Write A Book As A Plotter: 5 Plotting Methods

How To Write A Book As A Plotter: 5 Plotting Methods

This post is a bonus post to my previous post, where you’ll see how I figured out whether I am a Plotter or a Panster. I also laid out the plotting method I’m going to try out to write my books. Maybe you’ve read that post or maybe not. Since I know how difficult it can be to understand what a plotter is beyond what they are I’ll not only go over the fundamentals surrounding plotters for you but how they actually write. This will give you an idea of how to approach writing a book as a plotter, either…

The Business

Writing Is My Business: Being A Successful Writer

Writing Is My Business: Being A Successful Writer

Book sales are great but at the end of the day, they depend on other people deciding whether they want to buy my work or like my work. Investing in my book sales and all other earnings related to my writing, helps me ensure that I can still earn and generate income

7 Ways To Make Money Writing and Reading in 2022

7 Ways To Make Money Writing and Reading in 2022

Other professions are more obviously lucrative, promising faster financial success and more financial security. Being a successful writer requires a bit more time for the money to roll in. Here are 8 ways you can make money as a writer this year, faster than you can write your book. Some of these methods can be side hustles and others can turn into a stable source of income.

The Writer

My want and journey to become a successful writer inspired this blog. The first thing I learned is that writing is an art to perfect and practice. And then that the same art is the product of a writer’s career.

Writers write their careers forward

My journey is kind of mine to advance. Which means that understanding the art and business behind being a successful writer is a must.

My discoveries are definitely too much to keep to myself so this blog is the archive of the art, the business, and my journey toward being a successful writer.

My Journey

Getting Back Into A Productive Writing Routine

Getting Back Into A Productive Writing Routine

I have always struggled with work management and attaining productivity that produced good and progressing results. But … I think I’ve gotten into a really effective groove.

Answered

Questions about being a writer answered by writers who have already succeeded or are on their way

Coming Soon!!

In the meantime…

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