Flowchart: Know Your Female Character Stereotypes
This incredible flowchart from Overthinking It breaks down the many clichés female characters fall into. Note to writers: The "Mama Bear" and "Vanilla Action Girl" do not count as "strong female characters." Overthinking It's Mlawski writes that the...
Never Date a Writer by xstephens
'Never Date a Writer' by xstephens. Never date a writer because she'll fictionalize everything. She'll write about things you have done to her, or things you never did for her. She'll write about how you never bought her flowers. Not on...
102 Resources for Fiction Writing « Here to Create
Are you still stuck for ideas for ? Or are you working on a novel at a more leisurely pace? Here are 102 resources on , plus some links to generate . Also, I recommend some resources for and some online . Too many links? Pick a few at random ...
100 Beautiful and Ugly Words
One of the many fascinating features of our language is how often words with pleasant associations are also quite pleasing on the tongue and even to the eye, and how many words, by contrast, acoustically and visually corroborate their disagreeable na...
Phrases you wish you could say at work
A steady supply of Emergency compliments to be used at times of great insecurity.
Seanan McGuire: Fairy Tale Survival FAQ
Hack your way out of writer's block
I recently had occasion to do some…errr…research on writer’s block. Yeah, research. That’s what I was doing. Like a scientist. I found lots of great ideas to get unstuck and wrote the best ones on index cards to
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Red Velvet Cupcakes
Red Velvet Cupcakes are all about the cream cheese frosting and rich cake color, so
College Degree.com | 50+ Open Courseware Writing Classes...
Although technical courses tend to get more attention, the availability of writing courses online is impressive. Whether you want to learn how to write for business or just brush up on grammar, you're sure to find what you're looking for.
33 Ways To Stay Creative
A Flapper's Dictionary (1922)
A Flapper's Dictionary, as recorded in 1922 by Ella Head. Havemann.com is an open library for Havemann family information -- a place where Havemanns are welcome to share their genealogy and history.
Reese's Peanut Butter Popcorn
Peanut butter popcorn with a drizzle of chocolate and Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cups. This sweet popcorn snack is perfect for movie night or game day.
Common Ingredient Substitutions
I know I'm not alone here. At least I hope not. Have you ever started preparing a recipe only to realize halfway through that you're missing a key ingre
Encyclopedia Mythica: Areas
The available areas in the Encyclopedia Mythica.
Cocktails - Drink Recipes, Vodka, and Cocktail Recipes
The ultimate guide to mixed drinks and cocktails. Drink Recipes for every occasion.
Icings Recipes at Bake Decorate Celebrate!
Though a little more involved to make than traditional buttercream icing, one taste, and you'll decide to make it all the time.