How To Journal Everyday

Last year was the first time I took a serious crack at journaling. I have thoroughly enjoyed the experience, but found I had trouble committing to writing everyday. This year I have new plan of attack. I bought a planner diary with one date per page. Now I will always have a date dedicated to [...]

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 the 2nd Draft | Prepping & Annotating Your Manuscript

Ahoy-hoy Everybody! The YouTube link here. I've been hard at work reading through my manuscript. I have a notebook full of notes, and I can see the completion of my second draft in my sights. I thought it might be a good opportunity to share my methods. Hopefully you are able to take something helpful [...]

November & December, 2017 Goals

Ahoy-hoy Guys! It's that time again. Time to reflect on the past 2 months, and to create some new bi-monthly goals. I started bi-monthly goals in May, 2017. Quarterly goals seemed like too much time to stay focused, and monthly seemed like too much pressure. With bi-monthly goals, I have one month to try and [...]

The Benefits of Journaling

  I mentioned journaling in my Creating Daily Habits post. Now it's time for the journaling post! Here's five benefits to maintaining a journal. Watch On YouTube You can work out what is bothering you. Write until you reveal your true feelings or something you have been bottling up. It's freeing because it's a conversation but 100% [...]