You’re completely normal if you feel discouraged, disappointed, and even depressed after a writing conference! Writing a book and getting published is a long, difficult… Read More »4 Tips for Dealing With Discouragement After a Writing Conference
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The second best way to learn how to become a blogger is to discover other bloggers got started. The first best way to be a… Read More »How I Became a Blogger – Laurie’s Story
If you want to be a journalist, you might consider becoming a journalism major. A successful writing career doesn’t depend on journalism school – but an… Read More »How to Decide if You Should Major in Journalism
Entrepreneurs – whether they’re successful writers or just launching a freelance career – need to invest financially in their business. Here are the best ways to invest in a writing career, ranging from getting organized to buying a Mac (but I’m not sold on Macs yet!).
“Sometimes, you have to spend money to make money,” says publication coach (and loyal Mac user) Daphne Gray-Grant. “The key is not to waste it on fancy stuff (like expensive letterhead) but to determine the areas in which it will really pay off for you.”
One of the best ways to invest in your writing career is to stop wasting time looking for lost passwords, expense slips, invoices sent, or misplaced e-mail addresses. Organized writers are effective writers because they have more time to invest in writing – not looking for lost stuff! If you’re a disorganized writer, learn a few ways to stay organized by clicking on My Ultimate Organizer (you don’t have to buy the product to learn a few organizational tips!). And, read on for a few best ways to invest in your writing career…Read More »The Best Ways to Invest in Your Writing Career
If it’s your dream to write a novel, then you need these five tips for writers! Here, writer Kelly Kirkpatrick shares several inspiring pieces of advice… Read More »Writing Your First Novel? 5 Tips for Aspiring Novelists