Snoop: What Your Stuff Says About You by Sam Gosling My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book is meant to teach you how to learn about people from snooping through their rooms, but it's also a bounty for social media marketers or writers. If your job is in social media, in reading the tea … Continue reading Reading: “Snoop: What Your Stuff Says About You”
This year, for the first time, I was a winner…a winner of National Novel Writing Month. I wrote a 50,000 word manuscript in 30 days. I wouldn’t call it a novel. It’s kind of messy. It’s the kind of things some writers refer to as a discovery draft. But I’m still pretty satisfied with my … Continue reading Seven Things I Learned from National Novel Writing Month (Nanowrimo)
Back in August I went part-time at my bread-winning job to actually pursue what I wanted to do for a career, which was to be a writer. Most people dream of quitting their jobs, dragging the old Smith-Corona out of the closet and pounding away, fueled by coffee and gin as they produce the great … Continue reading The Writer’s Life, Chapter 1
At one point, I decided I wanted to return to blogging because I missed writing regularly. I haven't really done it for a while, partially due to the distractions of everyday life, and partially because I didn't really have much I wanted to write about. I didn't really know why the passion to write had … Continue reading Why Write?