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How to Write Faster: 25 Ways to Be A Prolific Writer (without the burnout)

Want to write more in less time? Here are 25 tried and tested ways to be a faster writer while maintaining a healthy balance in life and work.

12 Essential Books for Writers That Aren’t About Writing

Fiction writers need to know how the world fits together. These 12 essential books for writers teach exactly that. Not one of them is about writing craft.

10 Super Cool Gift Ideas For Writers

Show the writer in your life how special they are with one of these cool gifts. Everything from notebooks to clothes to pillows - all for writers!

programs for writers

Top 5 Programs for Writers

I've tried and tested all of these programs for writers. Each one has its own unique features and uses, and I rate them all quite highly.

rituals for writing

Having Trouble Writing? Try Writing Rituals!

Writing rituals are little habitual behaviours that writers establish to help get them in the mindset for their writing sessions.

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Indulgent (and Practical) Treats for Hard Working Writers

Treat Yo Self! If you’re a Parks And Recreation fan, you know what I’m talking about. If you’re not, then...

resources for writers

38 Mind-Blowing Writing Resources

OK, Writers. Prepare to have your mind blown. 38 resources that will help you write better and live better as...

online writing advice

The 100 Best Writing Advice Articles: The Ultimate Writing Resource

The Internet is a glut of writing advice articles. This is a great thing! It means there are millions of...

books on writing

The 5 Absolute Best Books on Writing That Will Turn Your Writing Life Upside Down (in a good way)

I love reading books on writing and I’ve got an entire bookcase dedicated to how to write books. Reading writing...

apps for writers

5 of the Best Apps for Writers

Looking for a little tech help to find inspiration? A way to keep track of your writing notes? Tighten your prose? Write stories on the go or keep you focused? Check out these apps for writers.

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The Magical Power of the Writer’s Notebook

I can't say conclusively for absolutely every writer, but I think you'd be hard pressed to find a writer who didn't use a writer's notebook of some kind. A writer’s notebook is many things for many different writers. It’s a place for jotting down new ideas. It’s a place for brainstorming and working through ideas in progress. A writing notebook can be used for free writing, or writing exercises, recording inspirations, outlining, making bug sheets, long hand prose... writing notebooks are used for just about anything. Do you need a writer’s notebook?