How Many Times Have You Put off Writing That Book?

I know you have one. An idea for a book that would be a great compliment to your blog. One to offer as your first freebie to get people to sign up for your mailing list. One to sell on your website. Or one that you would like to have traditionally published and sold in stores. Continue Reading

Book Review: How to Do It All: The Revolutionary Plan to Create a Full, Meaningful Life

How to Do It All: The Revolutionary Plan to Create a Full, Meaningful Life – While Only Occasionally Wanting to Poke Your Eyes Out With a Sharpie Posted to Amazon.com June 21, 2016 Linda is one of my favorite authors on the topic of freelance writing and building a freelance Continue Reading

Still Plugging Away and Other Updates

Getting work done on the manuscript I am writing for this blog. Hoping to have the writing part done in the next few weeks, then spend the rest of next month editing and coming up with a cover. It is coming along nicely, with lots of new information and plenty Continue Reading

My 2015 Wall Planner from Create Your Shining Year

I recently mentioned that I bought the Life + Biz Edition Workbook: 2015 Create Your Shining Year from Leonie Dawson, and that I am affiliating for her because I am using this product and truly believe in its value. She, by the way, has many other products that would be Continue Reading

20 Yule Writing Prompts

Yule is not far off. If you haven’t done so already, you may want to center some of your writing around this important sabbat. The ideas here will aid you in getting started, then try to branch out and see what else you can think up. Fiction Prompts Write about Continue Reading

2014 NaNoWriMo Survival Kit

2012 NaNoWriMo Survival Kit 2013 NaNoWriMo Survival Kit NaNoWriMo begins on the first! I am excited and nervous at the same time. I am going to be working on a new story, that I am not entirely prepared to write. I am doing what I can to prepare for November, Continue Reading

NaNoWriMo Starts in a Month!

Am I doing the challenge this year? I think so 🙂 November is a hectic month, what with the visit up north to visit my daughter Skye, and work picking up at the inn. But I am planning to do the challenge again this year. I think the story I Continue Reading

What Would You Wish For?

  If, as a writer, you could have three wishes granted, what would they be?    I was pondering this question early yesterday morning. I had read a newsletter that touched upon the subject, and started considering what I would really want. I decided it would be difficult (for me) Continue Reading

Welcome to Year 4!

Last year was a big year for me, in many ways. I am very pleased with my accomplishments, that have set me up for a great Year 4 🙂 This year I start off being used to working with the two factors listed in the Year 3 Wrap Up post, Continue Reading

Another Update to How to Live the Freelance Life

I have been adding things to the site here and there. A couple of days ago I shared a link to A Troll Tale: A Story from the World of Carthage written by Sheila Buck and Katie Hamilton from over at the Creative Carthage blog. Today I would like to Continue Reading