Reblog – Self-Publishing Lesson #2: A Writer’s Mindset

As I embark upon my new book writing journey, I thought it justifiably fitting to discuss how important mindset is when you're starting a new venture that you want to see successfully come to fruition. As of this day, I don't personally know of anyone who starts out on a goal-achievement journey to fail. Do … Continue reading Reblog – Self-Publishing Lesson #2: A Writer’s Mindset

DOM Build-a-Book Project: A Book Begins with a Plan

Before I go any further with the DOM Build-a-Book market research, it's time to put the breaks on, stand still for a moment, and take on that whole "ma'am with a plan" outlook for this current book baby I'm trying to nourish and grow. I was so completely ready to feed this bookling a full … Continue reading DOM Build-a-Book Project: A Book Begins with a Plan

Questions from a Writer to the Writing Community – Volume 2

Okay, I get it. So, I didn't get much of a response from my original post, Questions from a Writer to the Writing Community – Volume 1. I posed the same questions (in that post) that I'm extending to you today. However, I left out one key component from the original post that I'm actually … Continue reading Questions from a Writer to the Writing Community – Volume 2

Untitled Book #2 – Part 1

Today marks the beginning of the unveiling of the second book I intended to self-publish. However, I stopped short of completing it. Plans changed and I later decided to bring parts of the unfinished work to Degrees of Maternity as weekly blog posts. Through these book excerpts, you'll get a more detailed glimpse of how … Continue reading Untitled Book #2 – Part 1

A New Product Idea and the Second Book

Sometimes when you write, it's good to just work through those challenges you face when applying those finishing touches to your book. Sometimes, your blessing (the completion of an awesome work of art) is just around the corner. And in these instances, I'm one of the first people to encourage others to push through and … Continue reading A New Product Idea and the Second Book