Show me, don’t tell me

Show me, don’t tell me

Readers say, “Show me, don’t tell me.” They want to become part of the story, not outsiders looking in. Creative writers hear this advice all the time, but what about nonfiction? It’s the same. Readers want to enter another world, to be shown...

Featured Author: Sara B. Hart

Our June book club featured author: Sara B. Hart Do you want to purge all that stuff in basement? Are you or someone you know moving soon? Seems like so many people are making changes in their lives, and it can be an overwhelming endeavor. How do you decide...

The Power of the Page

Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart… ~William Wordsworth Writing as a way to connect to your inner workings is nothing new. Journaling is such a common idea that we don’t really think about what it means to sit down and write. What exactly do you write...

Welcome to the Field of Possibility!

I had all but given up on my dream of speaking on stage. I loved connecting with audiences, but I didn’t see my speaking career going anywhere in particular. Speaking took a lot of time because I developed a new talk every time a group invited me to speak. So I put my...

Feel Alone? Join Our Author Community!

Do you feel alone as an author and wonder, “How do I write a book by myself?” Writing is a solitary endeavor. The introspection and opportunity to explore my own thoughts is one of my favorite parts. As a teenager, I wrote as a form of therapy. As an...

Community Encourages Collaboration

Our Positively Powered community is growing with new authors! One positive aspect of the pandemic shut down is that our once-a-month local gathering is now a weekly, nationwide event. This diverse group has become a community of people who care for and support each...