Self publishing has always been in the back of my mind since I started writing. I met a lot of writers who are indie publishers and I’ve always admired their courage to take their writing into their own hands. I think what has stopped me was I’m from the old school of writing wanting some big publisher to say they loved my book and give me a big check to publish it. Yeah I had that
Is writing on your dream list? Today is a good day to get started on that dream. Writing takes commitment and consistency. You have to make time to write or it won’t happen. I’m here today to push you off the fence you’ve been on for a while. How do I know you are on the fence, because I was on that fence too and I had to shove my own self off a couple
We are taught to celebrate anniversaries, however when it comes to anniversaries of death, we try to act like it doesn’t matter. Some people don’t talk about it. Some people don’t want to talk about it. Some people just want to get through it. The first anniversary of my mom’s death I was still numb and in a lot of pain. I downloaded her favorite singer, Neil Diamond and spent the day crying and listening
I decided to revisit some posts I did on fear. I wanted to share my fears about writing, to show you how far I’ve come and how far you can come too. Fear 2: Letting Someone Read My Manuscripts You can’t get to published if you don’t let others read or critique your books. You have to step out of your comfort zone if you want to move forward. It took me years of I
1. What is your definition of success? 2. Write down what you are afraid of when it comes to success 3. Write down what will happen if you become success 4. Make a plan to work on the fears you wrote down 5. Your mindset can be changed TIPS 1. Pray 2. Do what you fear the most 3. Believe in yourself and your business 4. Don’t compare yourself to someone’s else’s. Your journey is
We all have choices. We can choose to watch t.v. every day and not write. We can choose to hang out with our friends every weekend and not write. We can go to the gym or do other things and avoid writing. We can talk on the phone until the wee hours and not write. These are the choices that we make. As a writer you have to make the choices that are best for
I decided to revisit some posts I did on fear. I wanted to share my fears about writing, to show you how far I’ve come and how far you can come too. Don’t let fear stop you from working on your dreams. Don’t be stuck for years like I was, just living and not doing what I truly wanted to do.  LCH This year I chose the word Fear as my word of the year.
I created a hashtag to use on the new platform – Periscope. It’s for writers to use to let other writers or readers know they are scoping about writing or books. #periwriters If you are a writer on periscope, use this hashtag so we can find you and follow.
Are you dealing with fear and procrastination? Check out my latest scope.