Being a content creator just got hard

Being a content creator just got hard

YouTube has given us all a big hit. I am not going to be doing videos much longer, and what content is on my channel will disappear at the first of the year. If you are an upcoming author guest of mine, you may want to go to the WRITER GROUPIE WEBSITE and check out my latest post. It has never been easy for me to get on YouTube or easy to produce content there. I find my channel is just not video worthy. Readers can listen to the interviews as a podcast much easier than watching the video. In

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Setting the mood for our writing

Setting the mood for our writing

Most writers today say they have to have a certain place, or a certain beverage, or a certain mood overall for their writing time. I get it. I may even fall into that category. Here are some things that seem to rank big on how we go about this tedious task. Dark and stormy night The whole dreary, gray, rainy mood can be captured on…wait for it…a dark and stormy day/night. But if you need this and the weather won’t cooperate (and it doesn’t very often in Florida!) then check out some of the Youtube videos that offer the sounds

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End of year goals

End of year goals

I am trying my hand at setting bi-monthly goals, and using a planner to keep track of them as well as my moods and habits. It’s working so far, so today I thought I would share my end of year goals (since it is now November, they will also be bi-monthly goals). Why set them at all? Well, as someone smarter than I has said, it enables you to look forward to your future when you are planning them, and look back at your past to see your progress. But I personally believe the key to goal-setting and accomplishing them

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Daily writing and keeping up

Daily writing and keeping up

This blog is more than just keeping up with me about my daily writing habits. But what else is there? LET’S TALK ABOUT IT Hey guys, welcome back to the blog. I have been very busy with booking guests for my podcast, WRITER GROUPIE and you can look forward to a bunch of great guests in the new year, yay for 2020! (If you want to check out my latest interview on WGP – go to http://www.writergroupie.net and read all about it. For my current WIP, a YA fantasy, as of yet untitled, I have been stricken with a lack

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How to believe in our writing

How to believe in our writing

We all need a shot in the arm these days, especially to believe in our writing. I don’t know why, but for some reason, writers are the most anxious, doubt-filled people around. They just do not believe in themselves. I have always had doubts, I freely admit it. But today, let’s look at some good ways to overcome them. How to believe in our writing Apparently, doubt and anxiety are norms for humans these days. Everyone has some form of it, so don’t think you are alone. You are not. And believe me, this is not an exhaustive list of

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