My friends, My Artist’s Way journey has come to a halt this week…I haven’t been writing my morning pages…I didn’t do an artist’s date this week…and I think I figured out why (aside from starting a new day job, sigh). I am terrified. Why am I terrified? Because I don’t know what my book is… Continue reading Blocked. Just…Blocked.
A Big Shout-Out Today was a weird day for me, writing and “In Real Life”. But before I get to that gunk, I want to do a big, joyous, arm-flinging SHOUT OUT!! To my wonderful, new, shiny and squiggly 39 new followers…I wish I could do a shout-out post for all of you. Alas,… Continue reading A Depressed Writer Day
This Blog Has Been Made OVER! Well, not much to say on this, folks. A little heading/title analyzing here, some tag edits and word clipping there…and it’s done! This blog is all fresh and shiny after the 10-day makeover…TADAAAAA!! How do you like it? =) Catch-up on the WHOLE Makeover Process… Here are the other… Continue reading Fun, Fancy, & -Final- Days of Blog Makeover! – Days 7-10
The first assignment I got today as part of the 10 Day Blog Makeover, by Daniela Uslan, was this: Write your blog mission statement. Uslan goes on to say that the mission of your blog is the fuel for your blog. It’s what everything in your blog should center around – even your headings! Fortunately,… Continue reading My Blog Mission – Makeover Day 1
Since I’m just about to start an official book review blog over at Novelblogs, I’ve decided to forego posting my book review of Steve Hely’s How I Became A Famous Novelist and continue on with my other topic: fearing our readers. Fearing How Much We’re Worth – or Not Worth! When we are afraid of… Continue reading Fearing Your Readers, Part 2
Good afternoon! How are all you folks? Here in sunny California, it’s a beautiful spring day. The wind is a bit nippy over here by the coastline, but aside from that it’s lovely. People are selling daffodil bouquets at Farmer’s Market, along with sheep cheese and other fun things. Meanwhile, I am working on two… Continue reading Tackling Writer’s Self Doubt…Or Not.
Oh, dear. It has happened again! I have taken more than week to update this blog. Darn it! Well, my friends *cheers*, to better scheduling from now on. But this post is not about scheduling. It is about tidbits of inspiration. Sometimes we get tidbits of inspiration from watching people in the cafe at our… Continue reading Tidbits of Inspiration