Author Business, Writing Business

Your Writing Career as a Self Published Fiction Author

Since Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) came along, there are a lot of first time authors using Kindle to launch their writing career. They decide that they’re going the Kindle publishing route, because traditional publishing is difficult to break into. I wish I had started publishing on Kindle a lot sooner. I’m definitely not on the… Read More Your Writing Career as a Self Published Fiction Author

Journaling

Using Journals and Planners

Do you use journals and planners? There’s something about writing things down that makes them more concrete. Writing by hand is a tactile experience and for many people, going through those motions tend to help things just stick better, especially mentally. For other people, it can sometimes seem like a waste of time, but that… Read More Using Journals and Planners

Business Building, Personal

It’s Not a Matter of When – Life Will Always Get in the Way; Don’t Let it Keep You From Dreaming

Did you start out with the dream of creating a writing career and somewhere along the way you just lost it? Maybe life got in the way of your plans. Maybe it took too long. Maybe you haven’t found the genre or style that really fits you. Maybe your world has been turned upside down.… Read More It’s Not a Matter of When – Life Will Always Get in the Way; Don’t Let it Keep You From Dreaming

Business Building, Personal

Just Do Your Job

This is more of a personal post, but hopefully by sharing my thoughts/feelings, it will help you if you’re struggling with the whole entrepreneur mindset. Being an entrepreneur is, or can be, a great feeling. You’re the boss, you set your own hours, you get to decide everything. But, that can also be intimidating, overwhelming… Read More Just Do Your Job

Hodge Podge

Got Married

Lots of stuff happened. Backdated this post for archives. I have been around for at least 15 years, but I was somebody else before 2008. 😉