Wrapping up This Year & Planning for Next Year

It’s the time of year when I begin reflecting on what I’ve accomplished and what goals I never got to, among other things. You’ll notice goal planning, Yule, Christmas, and New Year posts coming up on the Facebook page, and those will help you to get started on the coming Continue Reading

What does the New Year Symbolize?

I scheduled this article for earlier in the month, but I wanted to think about the subject a bit more before writing. To think about what this year really means for me, and what it might mean for others. You learn things over time. Like, what is truly important to Continue Reading

Do You Print Before Editing?

Everyone is different. From how they write to how they edit and publish material, each person does things their own way. I, for instance, rarely print an article or blog post. I do have them saved in my documents, but I edit them on-screen. However, I always print at least Continue Reading

Editing, Editing, and More Editing

I spent a couple of months doing some editing for my sisters, which has cut into my own writing and editing time. It is good, however, to take a break from your own projects once in a while, and to work on something else.   I did get a chance Continue Reading

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Challenge Wrap Up

How are you doing with the final week of tasks for the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge? Congratulations! You are just about finished. Create a description to your e-book and place it on your blog or site. Link the title to your manuscript. If you wish to sell Continue Reading

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Editing and Publishing

And the fourth and final week of the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge begins… Are your ready for yet another productive week? Remember: Productivity is key. You have come a long way in this challenge, and you will finish up by the end of the weekend. How do Continue Reading

And… I Have Myself An Editor

Of sorts 🙂 Last night I asked my daughter, Zowie Hayes,  if she wouldn’t mind helping me by editing some of the projects that I am working on throughout the summer. She just finished her first year of college and is a strong writer, and has done edits for me Continue Reading