Three Signs that Writing Is Your Spiritual Path

If you’re anything like me, there’s a gift in the darkest…

Why Writing a Book Is an Act of Courage

Each time I meet someone who wants to write a book, I send up…

On Books and Building Your Dreams

In this interview with Lora Cheadle--who happens to be a past…

Creating a Simple Writing Plan You Can Stick To

What’s the hardest part about writing? DOING IT! You can have…

How to Become Your Own Publisher: Why to Buy Your Own ISBN

So, I’m going to go ahead and come out with it: while I enjoy…

The Importance of Loving Your Book Idea

So often we hear the phrase "write what you know." I would…

14 Tips to Love Writing Again

When we think of writing, we often think of the sexy parts. The…

Three Really Good Reasons You’re Not Writing

Recently I was chatting with a new friend of mine, a teacher…

Why Protecting Your Book Idea is the Last Thing You Need to Worry About

Many new authors come to us very concerned about protecting their…

The Book Biz Part V: The Power of a High-Concept Hook

Hook you say? What's a hook? That, my would-be author friend,…