Smash the Tasks – But You Won’t Win Any Wars that Way

I'm a note taker, and a list maker. If I get overwhelmed with the amount of work facing me, I'll pull out my pad and scribble them down on paper. There, that's better. Now its something real and in front of me, which means it can be addressed. Maybe it can even be overcome. Everyone …

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Create Your Tapestry – Weaving a Story from Broken Threads and What It Will Teach You

Coming Back to Old Work With Fresh Eyes I’ve been working on some longer pieces lately, in particular a book that I started a couple of years ago. It started off as a simple scene with two characters, a young boy and an old librarian having a conversation in a library. Nothing of note happened, …

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If You Can Fall In Love With The Process, You’ve Already Won

Results Results are shiny. Results are loud. Results are the big parade we all look for, the moment of relief after a goal has been accomplished, the air punch after the dream has been achieved. Results are the finished manuscript, the personal best race time, the promotion, the end of that long project you oversaw. …

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Calling All Writers – Are You Interested in doing a Guest Post? Inquire Now Within

Is that headline pulled straight from a tabloid from the 90s you ask? Am I offering a free calendar with every response? Luckily, no. It’s an effort to gauge some interest in the following: Having you contribute a guest post to the blog. What is a guest post? Well, it’s pretty much what it says …

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