Incentivizing the Writer: Journaling is a Good Starting Place

I missed last Monday's reading-writing incentives discussion, but I was just itching to bring this topic out today, because it'll quite possibly be my last Monday posting for some time as I'm working to adjust my schedule for my content writing services I'm rolling out. I have a new client I'll be offering these services … Continue reading Incentivizing the Writer: Journaling is a Good Starting Place

Conquering the Creative Work-Life Balance: Goal-Setting Step 4 (Scheduling Your Goals Cont.)

First of all, let me just start out by apologizing for being MIA yesterday. I try really hard not to do that, since there's no place like home. And, right here is "home" for me. I don't stay away for any lengthy periods of time and I try not to miss my scheduled visiting time … Continue reading Conquering the Creative Work-Life Balance: Goal-Setting Step 4 (Scheduling Your Goals Cont.)

3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number Three)

Let's talk about being in a flow state (or in the zone) in writing productivity -- what it looks like and how you can get to it. And here we go. Wikipedia describes a flow state as "the mental state in which a person performing some activity is fully immersed in a feeling of energized focus, … Continue reading 3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number Three)

3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number Two)

Writing is on the table for today's discussion. Yes, indeedie. And, I'm going to let you in on a little not-so-well-kept secret of mine -- I ABSOLUTELY LOVE to write! I think the writing gene's been in my unofficial DNA since the beginning of my existence. However, the gene seemed to lie dormant until I … Continue reading 3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number Two)

3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number One)

I'm tellin' you, folks. If you're not jumping on the following 3 ways you can immediately produce better writing results for yourself, you're absolutely MISSING OUT. And my job today is to make sure you leave this reading session understanding that there are some simple but fundamental building blocks to creating a writing environment that … Continue reading 3 Ways Writers Can Produce Their Best Work IMMEDIATELY (Number One)

Blogging Truths Be Told: A True Story About Monetizing a Blog

Well, folks. I think I'm about to be transparent here . . . to a fault, even. I probably shouldn't tell on myself, but I feel like my monetization story could possibly help someone else out there push through the difficult times instead of throwing in the blogging towel. So, I'm going to give you … Continue reading Blogging Truths Be Told: A True Story About Monetizing a Blog

Incentivizing the Reader and Writer Series

There's a new blogging series on the horizon and it will be fondly referred to as "Incentivizing the Reader and Writer". Yes, I just couldn't help myself. I'm venturing into a new foray of fun-loving blogging -- all with the reader and writer in mind. And that's the reader and writer of all ages (just … Continue reading Incentivizing the Reader and Writer Series

Conquering the Creative Work-Life Balance: Real-Life Examples

Alrighty. My morning has gotten off to a great start and I decided to wait until this very morning (while I'm rearin' to go) to jot down a few things for you that you're hopefully going to read right here until the very end. It's all about the Big 3 and continuing on with our … Continue reading Conquering the Creative Work-Life Balance: Real-Life Examples