Caseling Neoprene 14″ Laptop Sleeve Review

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You could easily slip your laptop into an unprotected backpack. That's just a recipe for a disaster, though. To keep your laptop protected, it should be encased in a laptop sleeve. There are sleeves for a variety of sizes when it comes to laptops. You'll want one that fits your size perfectly. You might be… Read more

10 Mystery Fiction Prompts

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  Mystery fiction prompts can help you with ideas when you're stumped. All it takes is one spark to ignite the flame of a story. Whether it's mystery short story prompts or mystery novel prompts, we hope these 10 mystery writing prompts can help when you're stuck or if you want to challenge yourself to… Read more

French Writing Desk with Hutch

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This small French writing desk with hutch is a wonderfully vintage-looking place for you to apply the “butt-to-chair” method of novel writing. It's hard to find an area in your home that's inviting and beckons you to sit and write. With the purchase of this antique writing desk with hutch, you can have an area… Read more

Creative Hand Lettering 101

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Where to Begin As a young person, did you ever spend your time doodling on your notebooks. You created hearts with initials in them. Doodles with hearts and various lettering styles. Well, it's now a dazzling way to create hand lettering that can be used for your own personal artwork, or you can use creative… Read more

White Feather Quill and Ink Set

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  Before the invention of the pen, there was the feather quill pen and ink sets. The quill came from a molted feather of a winged bird. They're preferably the wing feather since those are the longest with the best end for writing. The feather was treated to be used as a writing implement. Today,… Read more

Logitech Wireless Wave Ergonomic Keyboard and Wireless Mouse Review

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When you're typing all day, you're at risk for serious hand, wrist, and finger injuries if you're not taking care to set up an ergonomic workstation for yourself. That includes a desk at the right height for working, a chair that keeps your body aligned properly, and an ergonomic keyboard that can reduce the pain… Read more

White Writing Desk with Drawers for Your Dedicated Workspace

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As a person who has written in a variety of locations, I know how important it is to have a dedicated space for writing. While you don't need a writing desk if you aren't serious about your writing, if you plan to make a career out of it, you need to have a comfortable place… Read more

The Abigail Fold-Down Black Writing Desk

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This Safavieh American Homes Collection Abigail Fold Down Desk is a black writing desk that will fit into small spaces. We're firm believers in the fact that you don't need a dedicated office space to do your best writing. You only need a writing space where you can keep your work organized and keep the… Read more

Solid Wood Antique Writing Desk with Roll Top

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This antique writing desk from Wilshire Furniture will bring you back to a time when people wrote with quill pens and artisans carved wood by hand for solid pieces of furniture that didn't break after a few months of use. We love desks that can be used for more than one purpose because who has… Read more

X-Elite Adjustable Desk Converter Review

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If your shoulders, back, and neck feel fatigued at the end of the day, you could benefit from a standing desk. Sitting for long periods of time has been known to cause serious, negative health risks. Standing instead of sitting has been known to reduce the risk of obesity. It’s definitely a way to improve… Read more

Scrivener Review

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In this Scrivener review, we'll take a look at the benefits of having writing software specifically for complicated projects like your latest novel.  What is Scrivener? Basically, it's writing software that keeps you organized. If you are writing your novel in a Word document with notebooks, index cards, and multiple files to keep track of… Read more

Crown Mark Writing Desk Review

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My heart lies in dystopian topics, old ruins, and steampunk styles. Rivets and rusted metal covered in vines and plants as nature tries to take back what we've abandoned. Gas lights, propellers, and a Sherlock Holmes atmosphere. Those images are where I find beauty. With that said, it's likely no surprise that running across this… Read more

Sovereign-Gear Refillable Leather Journal Review

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This is one of the best refillable leather journals I've seen in a long time. Imagine you're carrying a journal with you at all times. In it, you capture bits of your day, things you'd like to do tomorrow, snatches of songs that you love, and pieces and parts of a story idea as it… Read more

AmazonBasics Executive High-Back Chair Review

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Finding the right chair is like pampering your feet with the right pair of shoes. You could try to stand or walk all day in a pair of sandals with no support, but you'll expect pain at the end of the day. You can expect pain if you plan to sit in an uncomfortable chair… Read more

Eliminate Destroyers of Time to be Productive: Focus on Writing

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  As a full-time freelance writer as well as a fiction writer, I spend my entire day in front of the computer. That's a ton of time that I could be spending on social media or playing Candy Crush. Every single moment, I have to make a conscious effort to keep focused on the task… Read more

7 Leather Bound Journals for Men: Gift Giving at Its Best

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It's my belief that if you want to become a writer, it doesn't matter if you are writing in a steno notebook, a napkin, or a leather bound journal. Still, a leather bound journal is a great way to capture your writing. It definitely feels special to be composing notes in a journal with a… Read more

How to Generate Writing Ideas Without Setting Your Brain on Fire

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Throughout my life, I’ve been that person with the vivid imagination. Usually, it was my imagination that would get me into trouble as the worst scenarios would enter my head at the weirdest times. I won’t tell you how I made myself a little crazy by envisioning the terrible things that could happen to a… Read more

You’re Losing All the Prompts!

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I'll be removing the visible prompts from this site on Monday, January 16th. You'll still be able to get them, though. No worries. I scared you, didn't I? Instead of having small entries for the prompts, I'm putting them in an ebook for easy reading. The prompts are still free. If you're wondering about other… Read more

Changes Coming in the New Year

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Big changes are coming to the site in the new year. I'm removing the prompt posts from the site as individual posts, gathering them up into a more digestible form, and giving them away as an ebook. They'll be the same prompts that have been available for the past year or two, but they'll be… Read more