Donna Janke Posts

Writers are creative people. Sometimes I think my most creative moments come when finding ways to avoid putting pen to paper or fingers to keyboard. Here are some avoidance techniques…

Writing

Do you keep a journal? In spite of being only a sporadic journal keeper, I am aware of the power of writing it down to help sort out feelings, relieve…

Creativity Writing

You’ve probably heard about the three most important things in real estate: location, location, location. How important is location in a novel or short story? Can you relate to the…

Reading Writing

“Freedom to read can never be taken for granted” is among the first sentences you’ll encounter on the Freedom to Read web site. Freedom to Read Week, a project of…

Reading

There are many books on the market about the craft of writing, some general, some focused on very specific aspects. The following three made an impact on me when I…

Book Review