Beginners Essentials, Blog, Motivation

5 Easy Steps to Writing a Great Blog Post

People think that writing is a magic skill, mostly because it seems you’re creating something out of nothing. It’s not. It’s not magic, it’s not a genuine act of creation. It’s part art, part craft. It’s a lot more perspiration than inspiration. You start with a given set of resources (ideas and a little time), […]

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Beginners Essentials, Blog, Motivation

How to Find Your Blogging Muse

A blank page. There’s nothing more terrifying for a writer. Not an actual blank page, of course, but a Word Document with no words on it, that mysterious absence of words that is amplified by us staring at the white screen of death for so long that we feel our brains exploding. You think and […]

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Beginners Essentials, Motivation

[Blogging Mindset] Dream Big

Visions have their own gravity pull. What you think, you become. It’s not magic. It’s just psychology. It’s using the reticular activating system. If you want it so much that you think about it all day long, then you just might get it. Yes, dreams are powerful. We are visual creatures. In a way, everything […]

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Beginners Essentials, Blog, Social Media

Are You a Hoarder (of Ideas)?

Imagine this, if you will. An old woman, near the end of her life. Shivering in a fleabag apartment without heat in the winter. Walking four miles each way to the food bank, to carry home unmarked cans of mystery meat. Not even a cat to keep her company, because cat food is expensive. Then […]

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