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Habits: Tuesday, June 30th

Habits are the key to existence. A bad habit can kill you; a good one can set you free. The difference between people who drown in the sea of life, and people who surf those same waves, are their habits. 353 more words

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Bisbee, Az and the Work of Greatness

“When he was young, Bob Dylan sang about things outside. Now he sings about the things inside. Inside is scarier.”

~ Things I Should Have Told My Daughter…

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Platform Shmatform, I Said More Ham: Mysteries of the Traditional Publishing Path Revealed

Last time I posted I was on a toot about the evil, annoying necessity for writers to build platform using inbound marketing, but I think that’s really more essential for a certain type of author. 184 more words

Need More Time?: Friday, June 26th

More Time does not equal More Productivity.

When I first started writing, I would always look forward to my weekends and my vacations, thinking to myself, “I’ll have so much time and get so much done.” But against all of my reasoning and crafty planning, the opposite always turned out to be true. 386 more words

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A note on writing

A few words of wisdom from the great writer himself Paulo Coelho on writing and life experiences using ‘Aleph’ as an example…

Another great writer, Athol Fugard, recommended travelling and experiencing life on the road in order to find his inspiration. 92 more words


You have to get an A+ in English (or Literature or Writer’s Craft) to be a writer, said no one ever.

From Why I Love Being a Writer…

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It's All Your Fault: Wednesday, June 17th

All the new age foo-foo stuff is true. All of the poster-board cliches have always been true.

Love is all you need. Time flies. Time heals. 425 more words

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