Winning (#63 of 365)

Winning.

WHY AUTHORS SHOULD NOT ASK FOR BOOK REVIEWS

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January Book Haul

This month's bookish purchases. "The Emotional Thesaurus" "The Poetry of Emily Dickinson" "The Poems of John Keats" "Wild Embers" by Nikita Gill "I am Mercy" by Mandi Lynn "Essence" by Mandi Lynn "Turtles All The Way Down" by John Green "Looking For Alaska" by John Green "Everything Everything" by Nicola Yoon Please check out this [...]

Reflecting on 2017 | Bi-Monthly Goals: January & February, 2018

What a whirlwind 2017 was.  I started the year off with ticking off a big bucket item; going to Elephant Nature Park in Thailand. I had accomplished something I'd been putting off for years. It spurred me on to tackle something I had been so fearful of. Writing a novel.  Not only writing it, but [...]

How to Write a First Draft | Party Time

Woohoo!!!! I finished my first draft! 82,259 words, 38 chapters, 222 pages. Lemme hear another woohoo!!! I still have a ways to go; adding more detail and editing out the bad writing. But I am on the way to completing it. Every step deserves a party. Watch On YouTube To Join The Party Through my experience, I've come [...]

September & October, 2017 Goals

Ok, July and August are over.  Time to reflect and set some new goals! Watch On YouTube How did I go?  Well, I planned to have the first draft of "Brittany & Charli" book 1 completed by August 31st, 2017.  Nope! But I did get to chapter 34 of 38! That deserves a hurrah. I wanted [...]

Establishing A Writing Routine

Watch on YouTube I have spent months working on the perfect writing routine.  I finally found it.  I want to share with you what it is and how it came to be. I need tangible constraints to work in.  I first made a chart, tracking an end goal of 90,000 words.  It was something ridiculous like 2k [...]

Creating Daily Habits

Watch on YouTube I have been highly motivated in 2017.  I have many goals I want to accomplish.  I realised I needed a daily routine in order to get everything done. I started off setting alarms for everything in my to-do list.  Ranging from: 6am - Wake Up 6.30am - Pack Work Out Gear 7am [...]