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A Skill to Bet On

A Skill to Bet On

A skill to bet on means finding a skill to invest in that helps you stand out in a crowd and overtake your opponents.  Preparing to go on The Amazing Race, the rock musician told me, he figured out two things: First, there wasn’t time to learn every possible...

6 Ways to Capitalize on the Noise

6 Ways to Capitalize on the Noise

6 ways to capitalize the noise on the internet and in the world right now and why it’s a great time to be an author online! I recently saw a tweet under the #writingcommunity hashtag (a good one btw!) on twitter from a user named Barbara Avon, it read: "I’m lost. Can...

Let’s Do Good Together

Let’s Do Good Together

Let’s do good together, share our pandemic stories, and document this time in history from multiple perspectives.  "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much."Helen Keller I'll be honest, with the events in the world that have unfolded since I first...

Please Don’t Go it Alone

Please Don’t Go it Alone

Please don’t go it alone authors, here are 3 potential potholes you might face in trying to tackle your book project by yourself. "It may sound paradoxical, but strength comes from vulnerability. You have to ask the question to get the answer, even though asking the...

Summer – Excuse or Opportunity?

Summer – Excuse or Opportunity?

One more month of summer - excuse or opportunity to lock in your writing habits? Summertime is always the best of what might be.Charles Bowden How’s your summer going, specifically in relation to your writing habits? Do you see summertime as an excuse to take a break...

When Chaos Becomes a Mindset

When Chaos Becomes a Mindset

When chaos becomes a mindset, not a temporary situation, it's easy to lose sight of the value and rewards of writing a book. "The human mind is a dramatic structure in itself and our society is absolutely saturated with drama."Edward Bond Life happens. Sh*&...

“Am I Really An Expert?”

“Am I Really An Expert?”

"Am I really an expert?" is a question I get frequently from new nonfiction authors, here's how I answer them. “An expert is an ordinary fellow from another town."Mark Twain FAQ from new nonfiction authors: "Why will anyone trust what I have to say about subject XYZ...

Memoir vs. Autobiography

Memoir vs. Autobiography

The key differences between a memoir vs. autobiography and why I'm passionate about helping people write memoirs. Author FAQ: What’s the difference between a memoir and an autobiography? And what are the advantages of writing one vs. the other? Short short short...

3 Tips to Write a Better Book

3 Tips to Write a Better Book

Here are 3 tips to write a better book in the areas of writing fundamentals, productivity, and mindset habits. As part of my daily podcast introduction, I say, “I have found that three things in particular have a huge impact on your success as an author AND have the...

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