20 New Year Writing Prompts

Looking for inspiration for the New Year? Something to keep you busy as the holidays are winding down? These ideas will help get you started. Consider them a springboard for your own projects, and have fun with them. Fiction Writer Write a novella about a New Year resolution gone wrong. Continue Reading

5 Ways For Freelancers To Enjoy Autumn While Staying Productive

I don’t know about you, but if I work inside too much during the autumn months I find myself staring out the window at the pretty scenery, daydreaming rather than writing, far too often. Numerous times a day even. I feel like I just need to be out there, rather Continue Reading

My Notebook: How it Helps. What it is Helping With

Not long ago, I discovered Leonie Dawson. She is so upbeat, and works hard to motivate people. Because of my horrible memory, I do not remember whether I got this idea from one of her blog posts or a YouTube video, but a notebook was brought to my attention. One Continue Reading

Get Out and Do Things

Getting out to do things is as important a part of life as family, friends, and working toward career goals. It is not good to stay inside all the time, even though some winters are so bad you can’t help it. I know. I have asthma, and extreme cold keeps Continue Reading

20 Christmas Writing Prompts

Christmas is just around the corner. I know, it is hard to believe – but true! If you haven’t begun writing for this holiday yet, you will want to start now. The ideas here will aid you in getting started, then try come up with some of your own stuff. 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

Year 3 Wrap Up

Wow. This past year brought many accomplishments. I am pretty pleased by this. I worked hard, even though I have had to work around not having home internet, and around working a ‘day job’. The list is a good one 🙂 I created new blogs. I expanded on and updated Continue Reading

Ebook Photography

Every so often I am able to get out and snap some photographs of nature scenes near where I live. I love nature photography and would like to use some of the photographs that I am taking in my eBooks of short stories, such as Tales from the Mountain and Continue Reading

5 Ideas for Your Freelance Photography Career

A freelance photography business is a creative one that allows you to express what you are feeling/seeing when you view something. Catching these images on film, in a flattering or interesting way, is an art form and much money can be earned. Once in a while it is fun and Continue Reading

Creating a Freelance Business

A freelance career can be a fun and rewarding one. Keep in mind that it takes a good 3 to 5 years to build a successful business, and be prepared to spend many, many hours a week working at it. It is wise to keep your ‘day job’ for at Continue Reading