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Tag Archives: useful writing posts

The Power of Private Writing is LIVE!

This free workshop is for email subscribers, so sign on up if you haven’t already and you’ll get the links […]

How to Work With Me (if You Can’t Afford to Work With Me)

Inspired by Rachael Rice’s question, “Can we imagine the impact of our work beyond those who can afford it?”, I […]

Emotional Hygiene Resources for Writers (and Everyone!)

If you’re reading this, then you probably already understand that your emotional wellbeing is the bedrock of your creative practice. […]

Wunderkind Syndrome

  Wunderkind Syndrome: Or, How to Stop Wanting to Be More Amazing Than Everybody Else There is here no measuring with […]

The Book of My Heart

I have a guest post on Nova’s blog this week! It’s for her “book of your heart” series. I wrote […]

A DIY Writing Retreat

  How to create your own weeklong writing retreat: 1.  Decide where you want to be. If you are anything […]

Tips for Better Fiction, part 2

(Tips for Better Fiction, part 1.)  Say it without explaining it. Whether your story is set in another galaxy or […]

How to Value Creative Work

Recently I asked my friend Elizabeth what she thought about unpaid writing gigs that hold the potential for greater exposure. She […]

Tips for Better Fiction, part 1

I whipped up this handout for my writing class at the Somerville Skillshare. Part 2 coming next week (or maybe the […]

Three Days in Providence

Last week Elizabeth and I tucked ourselves away and, fridge stocked, settled into making some serious headway on our novels. […]

Hi! I'm Camille. I only write stories that could never ever happen in real life, though I do believe in real-life magic. If we were in the same room I'd fix you a cup of tea, but for now we'll have to settle for a virtual connection. I'm really glad you're here.