Creating a Writing Routine

Creating a Writing Routine

Creating a writing routine is hard. Even for those of us who love it. There are some days when the last thing I want to do is write. I’m not in the mood I don’t have any ideas, I’m tired, there’s a new series on Netflix. The list of excuses is endless.  But I don’t […]

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How to Have an Effective Novel Brainstorming Session

How to Have an Effective Novel Brainstorming Session

 One questions I get asked a lot is how I get my ideas. I can’t really answer that because most come to me at the most random time. However, those ideas are usually vague story ideas. They’re not fully developed story lines. It takes brainstorming to come up with enough ideas to piece together to […]

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Create a Writing Goal You Can Stick To

Create a Writing Goal You Can Stick To

 If you’re anything like me, you tend to set super high goals that are unrealistic and eventually end in frustration.  You know, like losing 20 lbs 3 days.  To be successful at anything you must be realistic in your goal setting which makes it important for all authorpreneurs to create a writing goal you can […]

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Why You Should Outline Your Fiction Novel

Why You Should Outline Your Fiction Novel

A question I often get asked is if it’s better to outline your fiction novel or just have your idea and sit down and write the story. The answer is yes. Ok, I know that’s not all that helpful. But it’s not an easy question because there is no right or wrong answer. My first […]

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