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Your Permission to Write

Your Permission to Write

Hey friends, I wanted to pop on quickly and talk about a new way to approach your writing. How do you view your relationship with your writing? How does that relationship make you feel? Because it is a relationship. An intimate one. You’re pouring out your heart and...

One-Minute Story Tip: The Pitch

One-Minute Story Tip: The Pitch

One-Minute Story Tip: The Pitch   Your pitch can be determined before you write your first word, improved as you write, and polished when you're done with your first draft. This will be used more than just about anything else that has to do with your book, regardless...

What is Juneteenth?

What is Juneteenth?

The Black Lives Matter movement has highlighted important conversations all around the world about racial injustice. The movement has been educational about Black history and current injustices they still face daily. Today, events are being held all over the country...

Find your voice. Raise your words. Tell your story.

Find your voice. Raise your words. Tell your story.

If a book idea has landed on you, there's a reason it chose you. There's a reason why you're the best person to bring that idea to life.  We want to help you write and publish that book with confidence so it can impact the readers it was meant to reach. If you could...

7 Ways to Boost Your Writing Confidence Today

7 Ways to Boost Your Writing Confidence Today

Let's talk about how to elevate your confidence as a writer. Confidence is such an important factor in writing because it can be taxing on someone to share their words and ideas. Confidence is needed to anchor you to your purpose when it gets tough to find the right...

The Pros & Cons of Self-Publishing

The Pros & Cons of Self-Publishing

Years ago, it was a no-brainer that if you want to write a book, you try to go through the typical process of being traditionally published. So that means trying to find a publishing house directly, or if you want to land with a big hitter who doesn’t allow...

Want to become an author? Do these two things.

Want to become an author? Do these two things.

A few months ago, I had the pleasure of speaking with a group of people about what it’s like being an author. Of course, most people will ask for advice on how to become a writer and my level of advice may vary based on where that person is in their life (i.e....

Aiming for the Target

Aiming for the Target

The biggest advice I can give when going for your goal(s) is this: take action.  One of the most common questions I get is "what should I do to get to (here) in my life?".... and my first question in return is, “what have you tried so far?”  We tend to spend a lot of...