Go on a Personal & Creativity Retreat

Not that you really have to go anywhere, I plan to take mine right at home – and in the general area. Or, if you prefer, a trip away from home would also be wonderful.  I was filling out my notebook, reading on Leonie Dawson’s blog, when I came across Continue Reading

10 Ways to Reduce Stress

Stress is a factor in burnout, and you don’t want that to happen when building and maintaining a career. It can cause health and other problems that a freelancer just does not want to have to deal with. Most stress can be avoided by simply being sure that you are Continue Reading

What Are You Reading?

Reading, believe it or not, is a big part of writing. Reading others’ works allows you to see different writing styles, which helps you to develop your own. Reading will also give you ideas for your own works, not in the form of copying (of course) but in giving you Continue Reading

Freelancer’s: Take Your Office Outside

My favorite place to work is the park.  I love working by the river, and watching the children play. I am always more productive when I am there. Though I do not have a laptop at this point, I find plenty to do while I am working away from home. Continue Reading