Why critique won’t make you a better writer

In The Writers Lounge, my membership program for Muslim writers, every other month we have a live feedback session. Our members submit their work to me, and on the call we have a conversation about their writing and how they can make their stories stronger. I try to make sure it’s a collaborative process andContinue reading “Why critique won’t make you a better writer”

Writing advice you should probably ignore

I’m working on a new course called Ease Into Fiction, which is designed for writers who are new to fiction and writers who want to write fiction but find it intimidating and can’t seem to move past writing about themselves. In prepping for the course, I asked writers on my Instagram to share their biggest challengesContinue reading “Writing advice you should probably ignore”