Camp NaNoWriMo Survival Kit

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Y’all. It’s April and 2020 has already been a YEAR. That’s why I need a Camp NaNoWriMo survival kit to keep me going. Original photo by Airam Dato-on  When it comes to writing, there are days when I can bash out words like nobody’s business. Sometimes I feel like my fingers can’t move fast enough […]

The Write Words Get Paid Planner: Staying on Track with Goals and Money

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It’s no secret that I’m a planner and like to keep track of everything  going on. That’s why I created the Write Words Get Paid Planner, to keep me on track with my freelance life. NOTE: This post contains affiliate links. Affiliate links provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking […]

2020 Writing Contests

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Writing contests are a great way to get your work in front of people in the industry. These 2020 writing contests are perfect for writers looking to take their writing career to the next level. Original photo by fotografierende  One of my goals in 2020 is to enter 5 writing contests. (I’ve entered two already.) […]

The Afternoon Writing Retreat: How to Create a Retreat in the Middle of the Day

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Sometimes you can’t get away to a cabin in the woods or your fav Airbnb. That’s when you need an afternoon writing retreat! Original photo by LinkedIn Sales Navigator  When you can’t get away, but you really need a writing retreat to get you focused on your project, there’s always the afternoon writing retreat. Instead […]

Growing an Intentional Business as a Writer

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I’ve been thinking a lot lately about growing an intentional business as a writer. I’ve come to a few conclusions that are now guiding the choices I make. Original photo by Hope House Press – Leather Diary Studio  Before I get too far into it, I do want to mention that there are a few […]

Goal Setting for Writers: How I Plan to Kick Ass in 2020

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Because New Year is my favorite holiday, I thought I would talk a little about goal setting for writers. What can I say? I’m a goal junkie, and I plan to push my goal drugs on you. Original photo by Evie S.  Goal setting for writers is important for a number of reasons. Setting goals […]