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You know that writing is not always easy. There are definite times when you are stuck and can’t seem to find the energy to move forward. When those times come, visit our writing advice area for tips, inspiration and motivation to keep writing.

15 Inspirational Writing Quotes to Awaken the Author Within
With writing there are struggles. And sometimes it's easy to get lost in the struggles, whether you can't find the time, have a bad case of writer's block or are simply unsure how to start writing. Here are 15 quotes and affirmations to get you back on track. Read more...

5 Tips to Overcome Your Writer's Block
If you're stuck staring at a blank page, you're not alone. Take a look at a few of our tips to help you overcome that mental barrier. Read more...

Release the Book Inside of You: Book Ideas to Get You Started
If you're in the brainstorming stage of writing your book, review our three rules to help you narrow down the self-help topics and get you started. Read more...

Editing Your Book: A Crucial Piece
What if a reader put your book down and stopped reading because of errors in your text? This article discusses the importance of enlisting an editor to make your book as clean as it can be. Read more...

Tips for Writing and Finishing Your Manuscript 
How can you overcome the desire to turn off your computer and leave the cursor and your manuscript unfinished? By following these five simple tips, you can finish your manuscript and begin reaching your publishing dreams. Read more...

7 Ways to Discover Your Inner Author
Do you have a book inside of you? Use our inspiring ideas to uncover what inspires you and learn how to channel the author within. Read more...

Watch Video: Keep It 'Light, Tight, and Bright'Publishing Advice: Keep It 'Light, Tight, and Bright'
Leon Nacson, managing director of Hay House Australia, talks about the importance creating work that is attention grabbing and memorable. He also shares his belief that writing with a true passion for imparting your knowledge to others can help drive success. Watch video...

 

Watch Video: Tips for PoetsTips for Poets: Context and Vulnerability
Nancy Levin, event director at Hay House and author of "Writing for My Life... Reclaiming the Lost Pieces of Me," offers insights on how to connect with others through poetry by providing context and exploring your own vulnerability. Watch video...