Tag Archives: creativity

Fiction File: Fiction-Style Business Problems…

How’s it going? I read an interesting post over Facebook today, and I’d like to jaw about it.¬†Inspiration is key for creativity, and we need to get it somewhere (which is why I keep on about mining FB or a … Continue reading

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An Easy Way to Use Social Media to Generate More Writing Ideas

How’s it going? I was trying to figure out a way to get back into the swing of things after thinking my blog had been permanently disrupted. And now I did. Let’s get to it. Facebook is one of the … Continue reading

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A Bit of a Dust Storm and Motivation?

How’s your week been so far? Yesterday was a little weird, because it was hot–I mean like almost 90 degrees out. I had to have the windows open, too.¬†The wind whipped around so much that my south window’s shade started … Continue reading

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Give ‘Em a Ride Down the John…

How’s it going? First, a little note…I totally forgot to wish everyone a happy Mother’s Day yesterday (a little late even then, I know). So, Happy Mother’s Day! I really hope you got to spend some time on Sunday with … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Been Rained On: How to Turn a Little Idea into Your Next Piece of Content

How’s it going? A couple posts back, I talked about how ideas for stories, emails, or what-have-ya didn’t have to be big at all. And I’d like to do that today…turn a small idea into something bigger. Today when I … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Have to Be Big…

How’s your week going so far? Let’s get to it. I don’t know when this came to me–maybe it was when I thought about *trying* to go back to posting here 5 days a week. Or when I was browsing … Continue reading

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A Stubborn Painting…and Your Writing?

How’s your week been so far? Somebody turned me on to a service for readers that I didn’t think of using for myself as a writer until someone suggested it. Which means I’ll have to get my (or a) designer … Continue reading

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How Empty Pockets Can Make You a Better Writer

How was your weekend? Mine went well–didn’t go on the weekly shopping trip, because of the weather and whatnot, but I did end up playing Risk (the board game) with my brother and dad (which is the subject of another … Continue reading

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The Five-Second Trick to Generate Tons of Copy and Fiction Ideas…

How’s it going? My arms are finally calming down from digging out on Monday, so that’s a good thing. Let’s get to it for today. I was going to talk about Eugene Schwartz again (like in this post over here), … Continue reading

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How the Changing Seasons Can Help You With Your Writing

How’s your week been so far? Mine’s just underway here, but it’s been a nice one so far. I’m starting to realize that where I live it’s kinda dumb to go outside with no jacket in the morning now (and … Continue reading

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