2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Day 14


Today’s task, start a Facebook account AND send me a friend request. I’m listed under Robert Lee Brewer. When you send your friend request, please send me a separate message to let me know you’re with the challenge. I get … More »

2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Day 12


For the second Sunday in a row, I’ve had connection issues in the morning. Sigh. I guess it’s a good day to slow down, eh? Luckily, today’s task is pretty simple: Submit your query and/or story and/or poem(s). If they’re … More »

2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Day 8


Today’s task is to participate in a Twitter chat at one of two listed times. The first chat will start around 11 a.m. (Atlanta, Georgia, time); the second chat will start around 4 p.m. (also Atlanta time). If you don’t … More »

2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Day 3


We’ve got our goals and a road map for achieving them. Today, we’re going to switch things up a bit. In fact, I’m planning to share a writing prompt every Friday during the month. For today’s task, write about your … More »

2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Day 2


The goal yesterday was to make a list of goals, both long-term and short-term. Today’s task is to sketch out how you are going to accomplish your goals. This will act as your road map to the destination of completing … More »

2014 Get Started Write Challenge: Guidelines


After more than a decade of working with the Writer’s Digest Writing Community, one trend is clear: January is a month when many people start chasing their writing dreams. However, most don’t keep it up into February. To try and … More »

5 Things Writers Are Thankful to Have


With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I thought it might be a good exercise to share five things for which I’m personally thankful to have, in regards to my writing. There are other things for which I’m thankful, and I’m … More »