The Writer’s Life


How to Stop Hating What You Write

Do you hate writing because you think you’re a bad writer? These tips on how to love what you write are inspired by quotes from famous published authors who once hated writing, too.

She Blossoms How to Stop Hating What You Write

She Blossoms Tips How to Stop Being Jealous of Writers Who Succeed

How to Stop Being Jealous of Writers Who Succeed

How do you deal with feelings of jealousy when you meet successful writers, hear about a fellow writer’s book publishing contract, or learn that yet another author won a writing prize, short story contest, or even a Pulitzer?


Sample Old Testament Exegesis Paper – Jeremiah 10

Understanding the Old Testament – especially the “prophet books” like Jeremiah – can be challenging. This exegesis of Jeremiah 10 will help you understand not only what’s happening in prophetical literature, but also how to write a paper for seminary or Bible college.

Sample Old Testament Exegesis Paper Jeremiah 10 She Blossoms

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Need Free Blogging Advice? 7 Secrets From a Blog Mentor

These 7 tips contain everything I wish I knew when I first started my “She Blossoms” blogs! I know how hard it is to find free blogging advice that is actually good. I’ve been writing online, going to blog mentoring workshops, and listening to SEO (search engine optimization) podcasts for 10 years.


7 Ways to Keep Blogging When You Want to Quit

I’m celebrating my 10th year as a full-time blogger – and believe me, there were times I wanted to quit blogging! But I loved writing too much to stop. And the money I made blogging was too good.

How to Keep Blogging When You Want to Quit

How to Start Writing Your Life Story

How to Start Writing Your Life Story

“I want to write the story of my life but I don’t know where to start,” says one of my She Blossoms readers. Below are four tips on how to write your life story, from published author and literature professor Allan Hunter. I also share my own Blossom Tip at […]


Sample Speech for a Charity Event or Nonprofit Fundraiser

Making a speech for a charity or nonprofit organization can be difficult. Many charities need money, support, and resources! My sample speech below includes tips for fundraising and speaking at charity events, inspired by my experience at a fundraising gala with Big Sisters. I spoke in Vancouver with my Little […]

Inspirational Speech Sample for a Charity Ball