Whether it’s before you even pick up a pen to write something, or as you are trying to hit publish. At some point in your process, you will face the daunting task to choose your writing name. Will you write under your actual name or determine a pen name? I had an exceptionally difficult time with this. I wasn’t ready to let anyone know that … Continue reading what name do you write under?
A little over three years ago I moved out here to Bozeman, Montana. It was the greatest thing, getting my feet under me, starting school and finding out who I truly was. I quickly derailed, folding my cards for something I thought I wanted and needed. Better than school. I left behind everything that was important to me and closed doors that had just opened. … Continue reading why i couldn’t look for a new job.
Making money is not an exciting subject. Most are living paycheck to paycheck, hoping that you did your math right. This month is super tight for me. I switched jobs, took a pay cut, and went from being paid bi-weekly to once a month. On top of that, my September check was only for two weeks. To say that my money is thin is an … Continue reading perk.
Writing means having a space for your self. Writing means stepping from reality to create your own world. In order to do that, you have to find a system that works for you. No one is the same, one person needs to get out of their house all together to make the magic happen. The next person is satisfied with headphones and their laptop. One … Continue reading what does your desk look like?
I am a statistic nerd. I like to have spreadsheets for EVERYTHING. I seriously have an Excel spreadsheet for the books I buy. In order that I bought the book. The date that I read them. The platform I have it on. But my OCD aside, I have an actually useful spreadsheet if you are looking for something to help you see the time of … Continue reading keeping your writing stats – FREE DOWNLOAD!
Don’t be dissuaded by backtracking when you are writing. Every piece is so important in a draft. Get to know your characters.
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