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Types of Writers – Strengths and Weaknesses of the Distracted Writer

Strengths - The distracted writer is always, always, always thinking of new story ideas. He or she sees the entire world as a source for inspiration, and never lacks for ideas in a project. Unlike writers with more of a control freak tendency, distracted writers don't feel an overwhelming need to plan out every detail of... Continue Reading →

Author Interview

I recently did an interview with SmashWords, my e-book distributor, discussing everything from my childhood to what I'm currently working on, to what gets me up in the morning (hint: it has an obnoxious beeping sound!). See the interview questions below: Interview with Hannah Stahlhut Where did you grow up, and how did this influence... Continue Reading →

Resistance Excerpt

Read below for the first chapter of Resistance: Spirit Seeker Book Two, coming July 3, 2016. Also RSVP and check in during the Virtual Book Release Party on Facebook - there will be games, exclusive excerpts, and giveaways! Haven't heard of the Spirit Seeker Novels? Download book one, Wanderling, FREE today on any device!   Chapter 1: Shem... Continue Reading →

The Editing Process

I'm at last in the final stages of editing #SpiritSeekerBook2, my forthcoming sequel to the YA Fantasy novel Wanderling. Though I can at last see the the light at the end of the editing tunnel, I can honestly say that the entire process has been exhausting. It's drained time and resources for me and my most... Continue Reading →

Overcoming Self-Doubt as an Author

To be a writer, or artist in general, is to live with chronic self doubt. If you don't have moments where you look at your work and wonder how you could have poured years of your life into your art only to produce a heaping pile of putrid garbage, you are a minority in the... Continue Reading →

Camp NaNoWriMo Survival Guide

Two times in the past I have participated in, and won, the NaNoWriMo challenge. NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) challenges writers around the world to write 50,000 words. It is a grueling, intense experience that yields high rewards as far as getting you motivated to write your book. NaNoWriMo helped me jump start Wanderling in... Continue Reading →

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