How writing daily improved my life and how you can get started

My journey to discover writing as my life-long passion has been a long, wild one.  I remembered taking no interest in writing at high school. The only thing I wrote was a couple of literature essays. I would never imagine myself to be a writer. To me, writing was a sacred job, reserved only to…

My best time of writing

My best time to write is in the morning. I find myself least bothersome at that time. There's nothing to distract me. No traffic noise, no emails, no text messages. I don't get caught in the constant streams of news & information. The moment I meet someone (a roommate or family member), my peaceful state…

What really causes writer’s block?

We all experience it. The itching pain of not being able to put our prose together.  Our brain becomes muddled with thoughts. Mind goes numb. Fingers hover over the same spot on the keyword. We keep rewriting the same concept without ever getting satisfaction. Suddenly writing becomes a pain, a burden, a source of frustration,…