My Journey as a Writer – blog

A 10-part blog series where I explore my journey as a writer.

Part 1
• Why do I want to blog?
• I started this blog for me – and maybe you, too.
• Fourth attempt.
• Zero expectations.

Part 2
• Surviving the first blog post.
• Getting into the rhythm.
• Advice for new bloggers.

Part 3
• 40th Anniversary.
• Why write?
• What is a writer?
• What is my biggest writing tip?

Part 4
• The blank page – intimidating or exciting?
• Writing prompts – friend or foe?

Part 5
All about journals.
• Getting started with a journal.
• Why do I journal?
• Handwriting versus typing.
• Can I get some privacy?

Part 6
• Setting goals.
• Getting organized.
• Brainstorming.
• Outlining.
• Begin with the end in mind – and have a deadline.

Part 7
• Keep the momentum going.
• Too many projects – finish something.
• Don’t find time for writing – make time for writing.
• Have a routine.
• Have fun with it.

Part 8
• Writing as a hobby.
• Writing as a profession.
• Write – and learn – as much as you can.

Part 9
• Why do I want to blog?
• Why on my own website?

Part 10
My journey as a writer.
• Fourth grade through freshman year of college.
• August 2018 – present.
• Looking ahead.