# Writing tips
I Turned Persistence into My Superpower: Here's How You Can Too
Join me in spreading positivity through the power of words. It's another beautiful day, and the sun is playing hide-and-seek with the clouds outside. I'm just lying in bed, and it's so tempting to laze around all day when there's no to-do list breathing down your neck.
I Asked ChatGPT For Quotes By Famous Writers
Disclaimer: A portion of this article was written using AI technology. I love learning about other writers and authors and wanted to know what AI thought would be some great inspirational quotes. Learning from the masters who came before us is one of the best ways to discover who you want to be as a writer and really hone in your craft. I hope these inspire you and you share your favorite quotes with me!
Writing Fiction in the Words of Wallace Stegner
In this article, I’ll go through two more of his essays and pull any quotes I think you might like or be able to relate to. Let me know what other books on writing you recommend!
Benefits of Reading Books by Other Writers
Not every writer has access to the same resources. Some people may be able to attend college in person, others might need to go online, and more might not be able to go at all. This doesn’t mean you can’t learn through the experiences of people who have been successful in your field.
How To Write An Author Bio That Keeps Readers Coming Back For More
During my undergraduate classes, we were taught that building an author biography is a great way to connect with readers and make yourself more relatable. You don’t want to put yourself on a pedestal and seem unapproachable.
12 Writers on Making Writing Routine
Many writers have expressed the importance of developing a writing routine and the ways it can improve your writing overall. But sometimes we all need a little extra motivation so I’m diving into this article for some quotes from famous writers that we may need to hear to keep us going.
The Importance of Writing in Advance
Today was the day I needed to dive into my prewritten content and scrounge up an article to stay consistent. It was low-effort, but it was something, and it's okay if you need to do that too. We all have off days and we can use our good days to prepare for them.
Surviving Imposter Syndrome
One of the biggest things I’ve seen so many writers struggle with is imposter syndrome. I’ll admit that I struggle with it myself. In all of the workshops and discussion groups I’ve been in, this is one thing that’s come up again and again.
Constructive Criticism in a Workshop Setting
Constructive criticism is a way to give feedback in a way that will help the creator without tearing them down. It should state what isn’t working in the piece and why, and how that piece could be improved.
How To Use Short-Form Content Effectively
Disclaimer: A portion of this article was written using the assistance of artificial intelligence. In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, short-form content has become an increasingly popular way for businesses and brands to grab their audience’s attention and communicate their message quickly and efficiently.
Should You Get An MFA?
As I mentioned in several posts and in my bio at the bottom of every article, I’m an MFA student at Southern New Hampshire University. Other than writing, this felt like the next logical step in my journey, but is it the right choice for you?
OPINION More inspiring quotes by my favorite writers
Stay wired and inspired with a little more help from the writers I admire. Hi again! I’m still Spyder Darling and you might know me from such must read stories as The Tao of Spyder, How To Look Like A Real New Yorker or Home cooking made easier.
Take Your Writing to Another Level with ChatGPT
Let's go over some of the many ways you can use ChatGPT, as a valuable tool for your writing process. Let's dive into the topic of how to use ChatGPT for research and crafting ideas for your writing projects!
Opinion: My favorite quotes by my favorite writers
Stay wired and inspired with a little help from the writers I admire. Hi, I'm Spyder Darling and I am a dude of many interests: movies, fitness, cooking, and writing being among the more socially accepted of them. Usually this is helpful when deciding what to write about next. But even me, prolific as I may be sometimes find myself starring at my laptop keyboard, coffee close by, an Alpha Brain by Onnit slowly kicking in, Tangerine Dream synthesizing away on Pandora, fingers poised, ready to type out a righteous noise and…nada.
Building a Writing Habit
This will not be one article that offers you some quick and easy tips to increase your writing ability and revenue. However, if you are looking for that sort of article, there are several around that will satisfy you.
Are You Using NewsBreak as Another Income Source
Despite no longer paying a standard fee for each article you post, NewsBreak is a valuable source of funds as a side hustle. I stopped for a while, but I am back. Making Money with Newsbreak.PowerPoint Design Created by the Author.
6 simple ways to spot and use irony in your literature.
One of the most quotable forms of language, irony, is incredibly useful for developing character and adding depth to novels. An illustration of a young woman in a yellow shirt writing on a notepad.The author created a design on Canva.
The Greatest Tip For Every Writer - Read Books
You have to read books if you want to be a great writer. There is a common mistake writers, throughout the community, don’t take into account. If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others:read a lot and write a lot.— Stephen King.
Become a Better Writer With This Amazing Book
Stephen King is the master when it comes to writing. His book, On Writing, is the funniest and the most well-written book I’ve ever read. It is a biography/guide on how to become a better writer. Stephen breaks down tools, examples and secrets which will improve your writing.
The tips for writing effective emails that your recipient wants to read
There are 4 simple strategies anyone can use to write better email copy and ensure it’s read. Check out these tips for writing emails that get opened. The flexibility of email is one of its most appealing features.