Once or twice a year, I create something I call a Mega List. This list replaces my New Year’s Resolution list and is much more malleable than resolution lists seem to be. The Mega List has Three Categories: Feel, Do, and Goals This is how the categories break down: Feel – How do I want
Daily Word Count: 422 Finding the discipline to sit down and just write is challenging. I am typing those word reluctantly, because I like to think of myself as a disciplined person. I do yoga for an hour six days a week. This is outside of the classes that I teach. I run three days
I finished my first paid writing gig of 2015 tonight! It felt great. It still feels great. Daily Word Count: 356 this word count does not include this blog, because I felt like it would be padding results. Padding results=not cool.
Through the power of coffee, I have started my daily creative writing word count. Daily Creative Word Count: 355 I wanted to work one of my novels, but I sat down and started free writing. I wrote a bad short piece (Obviously, it was short! 355, but they are mine!) about a newly appointed president
The best way to accomplish a goal in my experience is to hold yourself accountable. Actually, it isn’t you that holds you accountable. It is an army of friends and family that you enlist to hold you accountable no matter how many times you throw your hands in the air and say, “I’ll get to
I have never wanted to be anything other than a writer. When I was little, I played “office” with my dolls which meant I was the boss to all of my stuffed animals. Each and every one of them worked for me. They were my editors, and I was the genius author. I wrote my first