Writing

Getting back to basics: The benefits of writing by hand

A new year, a new plan.  Last year, I had a big goal in regards to my writing career. This year, I just want to stay on track, write regularly and keep moving forward. In recent months, the thought of sitting at my keyboard and having to produce a word count felt utterly overwhelming. The more… Continue reading Getting back to basics: The benefits of writing by hand

Mindfulness, psychology, Writing

The Power of Silence: How it can enhance creativity

Silence can be very powerful for the creative mind. On the weekend I attended a writer's retreat in bushland at Brahma Kumaris in Wilton. It was held by the Society of Women Writers NSW  and there was an amazing bunch of successful, inspiring and fascinating women writers. I arrived early Saturday morning, where along with a… Continue reading The Power of Silence: How it can enhance creativity