Kick-Ass Cheerleader, Motivation, Positive, Responsibility

K.A. Cheerleader: Want to be the Best? Work for it.

I’ve been watching way too many competition shows lately: Master Chef, Food Truck Race, one episode of America’s Next Top Model (I’m too old for that much drama, I want to go all psycho mom on the people and clean up their attitudes), and some old Survivor episodes. A common theme is people who want… Read More K.A. Cheerleader: Want to be the Best? Work for it.

Motivation, Writing Tips

Reading a Book with Similarities to One You’re Writing?

I had an epiphany the other night. One of those light-bulb, head-smacking moments that seems so obvious, but for whatever reason I was too blind to notice before now. I was reading a novel and noticed similarities between the book I was reading and the book I am writing. Normally, this would discourage me. I… Read More Reading a Book with Similarities to One You’re Writing?

Motivation, Positive, Uncategorized, Writing Tips

The Best Strategies for Accomplishing Writing Tasks (or any other task)

Previously posted on Contentedly Neurotic blog October 17, 2008 I’ve been lucky enough to join an online writer’s group this week, it’s a free event and it continues through a full week. It’s called the Muse Online Writer’s Conference. I have learned a lot and will continue to learn as I assimilate all the information… Read More The Best Strategies for Accomplishing Writing Tasks (or any other task)