Blog Archives

Why Cheerleaders Rock the Writing World

Do you have a cheerleader in your life? Someone who is trustworthy and always on your team? Who always has encouragement and kind words? Who will bring you pieces of whatever it is you need? Someone who is intrigued by

Read more ›

Posted in messages from Jean Tagged with: Ellen Dick, writing cherleaders,

How Not to Get Hacked or Lose Your Data

I was writing a lovely post about writing and community this morning. And then my plans changed and I spent five hours trying to fix one of my websites. It was hacked. Yep. And I have strong passwords. I’m careful.

Posted in messages from Jean Tagged with: backup tips, how not to get hacked, how to back up your work, how to create a strong password, how to save your writing

Welcome! Grab Your Hardhat!

If you’ve accidentally found this site, well… it’s under construction but will be a happening place to find something each week to help you take your writing to the next level. I’m super pumped to unveil this new writing venture:

Read more ›

Posted in messages from Jean

Follow Jean Oram (The Helpful Writer)

Follow Jean Oram:

Jean Oram on TwitterJean Oram on FacebookJean Oram on Goodreadsrss

Save Time. Write More.

Never miss a post!
Enter your email address to subscribe to The Helpful Writer and receive new posts by email. Your email address will NEVER be shared, sold, rented, or otherwise given up. Not even on my deathbed.

Looking for something to read?

Check out Jean's romance novels at