Category Archive: Writing

Why Christians Need to be Creative

{By Ellery Sadler} I love being creative, when I have time. When my schedule is crammed with school and Young Life and camp counseling and work, however, I don’t have time for it.… Continue reading

5 Ways for Writers to Stay Creative When You’re Not Writing

{Guest Post by Emily C.} Finding the time to write can be hard. The less I write, the less I feel motivated to write. It’s like I get in a hole of “writing… Continue reading

The Best Resource for Aspiring Authors

{By Ellery Sadler} Is there a better way for writers to get their books published?  As an author, have you ever wondered if there is a better option than the somewhat risky, stigma-surrounded… Continue reading

How to Think of Story Ideas

{By Ellery Sadler} So … you want to write, but where do you start? With an idea. How do you come up with ideas? Now that is a whole different question. My ideas… Continue reading

10 Tips to Make Your Writing Better

{By Ellery Sadler} I’ve been writing short stories and half-finished stories and novels for about nine years now. I’ve read a number of books on the subject and found out a few things… Continue reading

‘Write What You Know’ … Really?

{By Ellery Sadler} I’ve always struggled with this theory of ‘writing what you know’ because I always thought that sounded boring. I mean iPod’s and computers and regular people? Are you kidding? No… Continue reading

Creative Writing for the Sheltered Homeschooler … or Christian Who Doesn’t Want to Violate Their Principles

{By Ellery Sadler} We are bombarded with it. Every magazine cover. Every ad. Every book. Every song. Everything. What is it? It’s called the lusts of the flesh. Everywhere you turn there is… Continue reading

Creative Writing Do’s and Don’ts

{By Ellery Sadler} Cliche. The death knell of a writer’s dream. No one wants their story to be cliche. So after nine years of writing, hear are some things I’ve learned. Some creative… Continue reading

5 Screenwriting Tips for the Aspiring Screenwriter

{By Ellery Sadler}   I’ve loved movies ever since I can remember. At the age of three I was quite capable of controlling the TV and was known for constantly wanting to watch… Continue reading

Is Writer’s Block a Myth?

{By Ellery Sadler} I’ve been writing for nine years now and I’ve written a lot of different things. But one of the big problems that face most writers is the dreaded writers block.… Continue reading