Sarah Mendoza

Notebooks for Writers

Notebooks are an invaluable tool for writers. You never know when inspiration will strike. Many of us know that feeling of losing a potentially great idea because we had no way of taking notes at that moment. Here are some of our favorite notebooks. Carry them with you wherever you go! Moleskine Classic Writers looking …

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Different Types of Journalism to Consider

Journalism is one of the most important writing professions, requiring a lifetime of growth and dedication.  But what area of journalism should one get into? Here’s a list of the most common types of journalism and what they do. Investigative Journalism Investigative journalism is less about the writing and more about preparing the story – …

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5 Tools That Can Help Dyslexic People Become Better Writers

Dyslexia can affect your ability to read, write, and speak. This dyslexia visualizer is one way to understand how someone with dyslexia may experience words on a page. Brain scans show that dyslexia affects how the brain processes language, with certain areas not activating like they do in others. People with dyslexia may also not …

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How to Start True Crime Writing

True crime writing can be both exciting and daunting. Some writers in this genre suggest that you will do less writing than you may expect. Instead, your time will be spent pouring through newspaper articles, lengthy court documents that have been publicly released or obtained through Freedom of Information Act requests, and hours of interviews …

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