Back to Natural Basics (in Content Creation): Focus on the Right Stuff

If I were to define "the right stuff", I'd have to explain it as the "stuff" you're good at, you enjoy doing, and that's most important. So, when I think about going back to natural basics in content and product creation, I'm forced to pay attention to those activities that will hit all three criteria … Continue reading Back to Natural Basics (in Content Creation): Focus on the Right Stuff

A Displaced State of Writing: Weeks Post-Manuscript

Admittedly, I'm not a fan of my current placement on The Road to Authorship. I'm in a phase where I don't wholeheartedly belong. It reminds me of an uncomfortable feeling of displacement, where I'm no longer content in staying where I've been living but I'm not quite sure where my new residence will be just … Continue reading A Displaced State of Writing: Weeks Post-Manuscript

Writing Momentum (Part One)

I didn't want to make the title of this post too long, so I settled with "Writing Momentum (Part One)".  However, if I'd gone with my original, more lengthy title, today's reflection would have been named "Writing Momentum... All the Little Things (Part One)".  Week 11 encapsulated all the mini lessons that I've learned over … Continue reading Writing Momentum (Part One)

Structured Approach to Writing

Week 5 was all about the organization.  I pretty much stopped writing this week and got my stuff in order.  But don't worry, my very temporary detour of stopping on the sideline to attend to a few housekeeping items that hadn't been appropriately addressed is not going to get me off track.  Actually, week 5 … Continue reading Structured Approach to Writing