“E” – EDITING & REVISION TIPS”

Article on editing and revising your work

“Week 5: “E” – EDITING & REVISION TIPS” Text: “ ARE YOU STUCK? Learn more about how to discover terrific topics to write about, and for some of you, topics to speak about. OVERCOMING WRITERS BLOCK Write for the love of writing, no matter the published outcome—you’ll never regret it. Learn more about how tuning…

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“F” – FABULOUS PHOTO BOOKS

Article featuring great digital photo books

WEEK 6: “F” – FABULOUS PHOTO BOOKS “ FUN This week, we will be delving into fun tips for “Fabulous Digital Photo Books!” There are many company’s websites in which to choose from as you begin making digital books. MEMORIES Digital books are perfect for a family photo/story memory books. I know a gal who…

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“G” – GET IN THE GHOSTWRITING GROOVE

Article about ghostwriting

WEEK 7: “G” – GET IN THE GHOSTWRITING GROOVE Qualifications to become a ghostwriter: The essentials are an ability to stretch and grow as a writer; market your skills; communicate clearly, and having the capability to put your own ego aside. Who does this anyway? Celebrities, executives, and political leaders often hire ghostwriters to draft…

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“H” – HOW? MANAGE YOUR WRITING LIFE

Article on balancing life and writing

WEEK 8: “H” – HOW? MANAGE YOUR WRITING LIFE Priorities You may find that this week’s challenges and suggestions about a well‐balanced writer’s life apply to other aspects of your life as well. This week is one few will want to miss, especially those who live a fast-paced, stress-out life. Find balance as you reach…

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“I” – I CAN BE A WRITER & SPEAKER”

Article on being a writer and a speaker

“WEEK 9: “I” – I CAN BE A WRITER & SPEAKER” “Both writing and speaking are important. One skill is more natural for you; which one? Growing as a speaker is especially important to bring further authenticity and validation to your written message. Trust your individual gifts. Emulate speakers you admire, but don’t compare, because…

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“J” – JOURNALING: PURPOSE & PASSION”

Week 10 J

“WEEK 10: “J” – JOURNALING: PURPOSE & PASSION” “Traveling? Take double-sided scotch tape. I’ll tell you why… along with a list of other tips. Travel Journal Travel Journaling—a time to use all of your senses; write observations; remember experiences. Know they won’t be forgotten, and the enjoyment and travel can be reflected on again and…

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“K” – KILLERS OF CREATIVITY”

Week 11 K

“WEEK 11: “K” – KILLERS OF CREATIVITY” “If you have any creative ‘genes’ in you, don’t miss this week! It will help you the rest of your life … at least if you pay attention and apply it!  PERSEVERE! “Today you may be living in turbulence as you strive to achieve your writing goals, but…

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“L” – LOVE TO WRITE?’

WEEK 12 L

“WEEK 12: “L” – LOVE TO WRITE?’ “Say “Yes!” to the examples I share this week: they explain what writing does for you. These might help you explain your writing passion to others, as well as be reminded and confirmed that you love to write … and why!    You anticipate finding the time to write.…

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“M” – MARKETING MAGAZINE ARTICLES’

Week 13 M

“WEEK 13: “M” – MARKETING MAGAZINE ARTICLES’ “ONE TIP, RIGHT UP FRONT If you aren’t “technically savvy,” write down where and how you plan to market your article(s)—then find a professional who is “savvy” to help you get there. RESEARCH MAGAZINES Read for content, style, tone, approach, length, pay. Write your article for the magazines…

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“N” – NETWORKING–FACE-TO-FACE”

Week 14 N

“WEEK 14: “N” – NETWORKING–FACE-TO-FACE” “Extend your hand and your personality Introduce yourself to an individual, or do so when there is a pause in a group conversation, but don’t dominate conversations. Be friendly, and contribute to conversations, as you allow others to do the same. Gain friendships “The successful networkers I know, the ones…

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