Natural Writing Forces + Productivity

Natural Writing Forces and Writing Productivity | Kate Johnston | Writing Coach | Editor

Writing productivity is directly affected by your Natural Writing Forces, the traits, habits, strengths, limiting beliefs, and values that you bring to your creative life. In today’s blog post I discuss how you can tap into and develop your personal Natural Writing Forces so that you can increase your productivity. … READ MORE

Four Key Components to a Good Story

Four Key Components to a Good Story | Kate Johnston | Writing Coach | Editor

It’s not always easy to know how to turn a story idea into a story that other people will enjoy. You loved writing it, but is it something that would be considered a “good story” by other people? In today’s article I am sharing four key components that will help … READ MORE

Curiosity Makes Writers

Curiosity Makes Writers | Kate Johnston | Writing Coach | Editor

Curiosity is the number-one trait all writers should rely on to find ideas and get their stories written, but sometimes writers aren’t in touch with their curiosity and so their creative centers (creative wells) dry up. In this blog post I discuss the concept of “filling your well” so that … READ MORE

The Gift of Inspiration

It’s almost three months since writers reached the finish line of NaNoWriMo. If you participated, what have you done {with your NaNo project} since? Some writers ignore the “deadline” of November 30th, and keep writing. Others heave a huge sigh of relief, save their latest draft (you did save your … READ MORE