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

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

My NaNoWriMo Prep Week 2014

Not much time left to prepare for NaNoWriMo! In the past I have done Prep-Days: My NaNoWriMo Prep Day 2013 What I did on My Pre-NaNo Day This year, however, I have not yet been able to find a single day to do all the prepping. Therefore, I have been Continue Reading

Getting Ahead, In Preparation for NaNoWriMo

Embed from Getty Images NaNoWriMo begins November 1st, and I am beginning to prepare already. I want to be sure I have all my ducks in a row so I will have plenty of time to work on my book. There are many things a writer can do to prepare 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

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Continue Writing

And the third week of the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge begins… Are your ready for yet another productive week? Remember: Productivity is key. Here we are, at the top of the third week of the Write Your Own E-Book Challenge. Are you happy with your progress last Continue Reading

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Begin Writing

And the second week of the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge begins… Are your ready for another productive week? Remember: Productivity is key. Now that you have completed the brainstorming, organizing and outlining tasks, it is time to move onto the actual writing. I know that some people Continue Reading

Freelancers Working for No Pay

While I generally believe that working for no pay is simply not the way to go, there are times when it can be helpful. I know, I know… freelancers who are starting out need all the income they can get. Why would they work for free? There are valid reasons Continue Reading

A Quick Note on the Manuscript

I finished the first draft of one of the manuscripts that I am working on. Very exciting! It still needs some editing, but is all formatted and ready to go otherwise. The title of the book is Tales from the Mountain, which is one book in the Tales of Darkness Continue Reading