On Not Writing

On Not Writing

I often tell people the hardest part about being a writer is: Writing. I tell them everything else is great. No commute, researching is fun, wearing sweats to work, Cool Gus lying at my feet glaring at me to get fed etc. But butt in chair, actually writing, is the...

The Job Most People Desire?

According to Yougov, it’s author. 60% of those surveyed picked Author as the #1 job they’d like. That’s much higher than movie star (31%). So Cool Gus says pssshww Brad Pitt. Opps, that’s actually Sassy Becca. Unfortunately, a survey of 1,007 indie authors...

Writer Wednesday: Preparing for NANOWRIMO

November, and NANOWRIMO, is only a month away. Plan on doing? Then there are some thing you should do before 1 November rolls around that will put you ahead of the power curve. Preparing for NaNoWriMo Success from...
Between Books– a Type A Writer’s Dilemma

Between Books– a Type A Writer’s Dilemma

More appropriately, it’s a dilemma for someone who tests out with a J as the last letter for the Meyers-Briggs. Judgmental, better known as someone who is more attuned to the result than the P, the process. I normally spend minimal time between books. Uusually...
Writer Wednesday: Writers Block and Rewriting

Writer Wednesday: Writers Block and Rewriting

Writers block? Mostly it’s being lazy. Everything about making a living as a writer is great fun except for one thing: bleeding onto the page. We can find any excuse in the world to stop writing. And there are plenty of other things that can distract us from...