What Does this Freelancer do Outside the Office?

We all know each other as freelancers, but there is so more to us. We have families, friends, lives, and some of us even work outside the home. We have other things we do. Things that make up who we are as a whole. Who are you? I am: An author Continue Reading

Thoughts on Serials

  I am working on the last edit of my first book of short stories, and I am considering splitting the book into serials. Tales from the Mountain has three sections, two of which could be turned into serials with three parts. It would not be difficult to pull off. Continue Reading

What is Your Theme for 2014

Last year I used the theme word Prepare. I wanted to be sure that I was prepared for the busy season at work, by scheduling tasks, posts and articles to be posted during that time after writing everything ahead of time. While things did not happen perfectly, they did happen. Continue Reading

2014 Writing Goals

  While I did quite a bit to meet my goals in 2013, I did not reach them all. Does this bother me? Not at all. I usually schedule too much for me to finish anyway.   I will just carry some things over to 2014. Hopefully I can get Continue Reading

Autumn Writing Ideas for Fiction/Poetry Writers

There is still plenty of time for the fiction writer to create autumn themed stories and poems. Whether your finished project will be 1 page, 10 pages, or 300 pages, you can start now. You may even wish to write a novel in a month with NaNoWriMo. Here are some Continue Reading

Goals Update 2013

  Well, sometimes we all switch gears part way through the year. Different things seem important to us after a while. Here is my goals list from January, with notes.   Perform 1 last edit on the first book of short stories. I hate apostrophes! (Well I managed to do Continue Reading

Writing More Fiction

I have been cutting my time between editing and writing more fiction, not doing much on the freelance level because I am anxious to get my ideas on paper and to get these stories published. I have been working on Tales from the Woods, recently publishing Dead People. Writing fiction Continue Reading

What do You Write?

  This question might mean different things to different people. For instance, some may answer fiction, while other will answer non fiction. Some of you may even answer poetry.   The question also begs answers such as eBooks, eCourses and Special Reports. Scripts is another fine answer.   There are Continue Reading

2013 Writing Goals

  And we start a new year 🙂   I don’t know about you, but I am determined that my 2013 is going to be amazing! I know that I will be able to build my writing business, while learning new skills at the inn and living a productive life. Continue Reading

Review: 2012 Goals

  I may have previously mentioned that I do not make New Year’s resolutions. I make goals. I stick with things better if I deem them as goals.   My January 1, 2012 review and goal setting session led me to create the following goals. I did not meet them Continue Reading