Commitment is huge when it comes to a successful writing journey. For me, I find treating writing as a job keeps me accountable. That means, I have to “report” in within a certain timeframe. It means that sometimes, I have to stay home and work. …And yes, it means that I plan for time off… Continue reading Write a Novel Around Your Busy Schedule (Part 3)
Besides a cup of coffee and lots of caffeine, obtaining our writing goals requires work. However, there are practical tips to help you reach your target. Over the next 3 weeks, let’s dive deep into some of this advice. Many writers struggle with word count regardless of writing style. For the reader, long prose can… Continue reading Obtaining Your Goals (Part 1): Word Count
8/26/15 This question haunts me daily. In the past week, I’ve taken several steps to push forward. 1.) I ordered Jerry Jenkin’s anthology for Christian publishing. It is written each year with the sole purpose of helping writers meet the standards of the Christian publishing industry. I can’t wait for this book to arrive. My… Continue reading How do You Begin to Write for a Living?