Fire element

Jun
30
The fire of conflict.

The fire of conflict.

Conflict is what forces something to change, and change is what storytelling, or life, is all about. Like it or not, you need conflict.
3 min read
Jun
23
The fire speech.

The fire speech.

The Danish tradition of burning a witch and giving a fire speech at midsummer keeps us mentally warm the rest of the year.
3 min read
Jun
13
Be true to your element.

Be true to your element.

Your voice grows out of your basic element, so it's important to know it and stay true to it. Otherwise, it's hard to find your voice.
2 min read
May
30
The scientific side of writing.

The scientific side of writing.

Applying science to creative writing is like applying it to life. It makes it a lot easier and more powerful. But many writers fear science.
2 min read
May
23
21 Snippets: Day 9.

21 Snippets: Day 9.

21 Snippets is a writing programme that gets you started with writing, and builds a foundation for your life as a writer. It helps you get the writing done.
1 min read
May
23
21 Snippets: Day 10.

21 Snippets: Day 10.

21 Snippets is a writing programme that gets you started with writing, and builds a foundation for your life as a writer. It helps you get the writing done.
1 min read
May
23
21 Snippets: Day 11.

21 Snippets: Day 11.

21 Snippets is a writing programme that gets you started with writing, and builds a foundation for your life as a writer. It helps you get the writing done.
1 min read
May
23
21 Snippets: Day 12.

21 Snippets: Day 12.

21 Snippets is a writing programme that gets you started with writing, and builds a foundation for your life as a writer. It helps you get the writing done.
1 min read
May
23
21 Snippets: Day 21.

21 Snippets: Day 21.

21 Snippets is a writing programme that gets you started with writing, and builds a foundation for your life as a writer. It helps you get the writing done.
1 min read
May
19
Write from the future.

Write from the future.

When writers create change in their lives, they do it through writing. What else? But change can be hard when we are attached to the emotions of the past.
3 min read