Executive Function by Cait Marie

This is an article by my friend Cait Marie, founder of Functionally Fictional and a great friend. It is about her struggles with executive function. If you want to read more, click here. Executive Function by Cait Marie I have always believed that there was something wrong with me. I didn't know what it was … Continue reading Executive Function by Cait Marie


Hayley’s Review of “Fire Up Your Writing Brain” by Susan Reynolds

This is my latest review on Functionally Fictional!

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By: Hayley Green

This book combines two of my favorite subjects: neuroscience and writing. Some of it can be hard to understand due to use of the proper terms for things, but overall it did a nice job of explaining things in a way that it could be understood and how it applies to writers.

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It takes you through the whole process of writing throughout the book: the idea, planning, writing, and editing. It gives you proven ways to train your brain at each stage to be more productive and keep up brain health. It promotes finding what works for you and how your brain works.

The most lengthy stage of the book is the writing stage. It tells you how to craft a story in the beginning chapters, gain motivation or dedication to work through the middle, how to have the courage to end your…

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“Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” By Elizabeth Gilbert: A Review

Hey everyone! I am excited to finally share with you my first published review on Functionally Fictional! You can read the full review here. I hope you enjoy it, as there are many more to come! “Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” by Elizabeth Gilbert Now, I know I may be a little bit late on … Continue reading “Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” By Elizabeth Gilbert: A Review