This last year I pushed through a few issues. I found my writing groove and I was distracted at times by video games. But I didn’t do the hard things. … Continue reading 2020 and doing the hard things.
Yes, you read the title of this post correctly. I finished a 86,000 word novel in one month. But here’s the catch, it wasn’t executed very well. I know I … Continue reading I wrote 86k last December. Here’s what happened and why I won’t do that again.
I’ve wondered about this for a long time. What is this darkness that I have? Everyone has their dark side. So says Tim S. Grover in his book Relentless. I’ve … Continue reading Figuring out this “Everyone has a dark place” thing.
There’s a moment where you have to look at your goals and realize, I’m not working hard enough. This came to me the other day as I was submitting queries. … Continue reading The moment you realize it, work harder.
It comes at the oddest times and I’m not sure how to deal with it when it does. The failure mindset. Maybe because I’m not published that it comes harder. … Continue reading Feeling the pressure…