How to Lead a Productive Writing Life

I was chatting with a friend this afternoon, who was asking me how long it takes to write an article. This question, and the rest of our conversation, got me to thinking about productivity when writing and after. How does one lead a more productive writing life? These are the Continue Reading

NaNoWriMo: Week 1

  Admittedly, I do not make much headway with my writing during the first week of NaNoWriMo.  This is due to the fact that i travel up north to visit my daughter for her birthday. This year she turned 24, and I went to her birthday party, as well as 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

NaNoWriMo Update

  Well, I am up to 28,163 words. I took a few days off from writing,  during my vacation from work at the inn, to go up north to visit my daughter, which cut into my progress. But all is not likely lost.   Just the other day, my landlord Continue Reading

Year 4 Fiction Goals

Year 4 Fiction Goals To recap, I published a few short stories in 2011. I was very excited about this. Each of these stories will be published in one of three books of short stories, though each book will have many more stories as well. The stories can be found 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

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Second Weekly Follow Up

How are you doing with your second week of task for the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge? It can be both fun and time consuming, I know. It may also make you nervous. Don’t worry about that, though. You are doing just fine. You still have another week 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

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: First Weekly Follow Up

How are you doing with your first week of tasks for the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge? It can be both fun and time consuming, I know. It may also make you nervous. Don’t worry about that, though. You are doing just fine. Have you finished your beginning Continue Reading

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: Brainstorming, Organizing and Outlining

And the first week of the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge begins… Are your ready? Writing an e-book can be a challenging and time consuming task if it is not planned out accordingly. However, by setting a schedule and buckling down, you will be able to write an Continue Reading