Faye Arcand, How to Make Your Writing Better, My Twisted Writer Brain…

The One Greatest Obstacle For Writers; It’s Not What You Think

What Does it Mean to be a Writer? Writing is hard. Being a writer is even harder. People don't understand that. They often say that anyone can be a writer, but they're wrong... very wrong. I've read novels, e-zine articles, short stories, essays, and any other kind of writing there is, and thought, I could've… Continue reading The One Greatest Obstacle For Writers; It’s Not What You Think

Faye Arcand, My Twisted Writer Brain…

Day Eight. There’s no Novel in NaNo Right Now, But it’s All Good.

No, I've not given up. I committed to 1500 words every day this month and dang barn it, I'll make it work. I seriously love NaNo but for the first time ever, my writer brain is fighting me at every corner. I suppose it doesn't help that I've been traveling and preoccupied with so many… Continue reading Day Eight. There’s no Novel in NaNo Right Now, But it’s All Good.

Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand, My Twisted Writer Brain…

10 Ways How To Finally Get Started on Your Novel

I wrote much of my first novel in the driver's seat of my car as I waited for my son to finish school, swimming, or whatever activity was going on at the time. And a writer friend of mine set up a folding camp chair and TV tray in their family's laundry room so he could write. If you want to write you'll find a way.