At the Inspired Writer's Studio, we know that sometimes it's easy to write, and sometimes? Well, a place to start would be helpful.


It's natural FOR your motivation to ebb and flow

As your confidence ebbs and flows, or your clarity about you're trying to create comes in and out of focus, it affects your ability to sit down and write. The tools in this section are designed to help you work through the doubts and the unknowns so it feels a little easier to show up at the page.

Doubt is not a deal breaker.
— Alissa Johnson, WritingStrides

Your tools:

Just click on the link to access PDFs, worksheets and guides. To listen to audio, click the play button.

  • Top 3 Mindsets that Keep Writers Stuck & Struggling

An audio recording covering three ways of thinking about writing that make it harder than it needs to be... and how to shift your approach!

  • Writing Reset Conversation
    Julia and Alissa talk about 5 ways writers tend to get stuck and how to reset when you find yourself there.
  • Reading Your Own Writing
    Seeing your own work with fresh eyes is a skill in and of itself. This is my take on how to see what you really have. 
  • Revisions, Revisions, Revisions 
    Revisions can be fun! I promise. It just helps to have a method to your madness; I share mine here.
  • DIY Writing Retreats (PDF)
    Interested in a retreat? Hear about Julia and Alissa's experience in the audio below and check out the guide at the link above.

*Intro and outro music kindly provided by The Rope River Blues Band