We’ve all been hurt by something. Think about the experiences you have gone through and how they have shaped your world view. Perhaps something that you never considered a year terrifies you today. If you were in a car accident you may require everyone wear a seat belt before you start driving. If you were … More Writer’s Notebook: What’s Your Tragedy?
The places we live have their own communities and each community has its own culture. Outliers do not fit in to this culture. Conformists do. Conservatives want to maintain the status qua, even if the regular way of doing things brings harm to many. You have the minority who break the rules. And you have … More Writer’s Notebook: Who Runs The Show In Your Story’s World
Sometimes our physical appearance is based on our emotional state. In writing you often hear “show, don’t tell.” Using a character’s appearance is one way to show the inner thoughts of a character. For example, perhaps you have a character who is usually clean and pristine. Now he goes to work in wrinkled clothes. He … More Writer’s Notebook : Using Physical Appearance and Environmental Changes To Show a Character’s Emotional State
I enjoy reading blog posts. I love reading writing blog posts. I sometimes find new tips. But usually I am putting off writing for one of my own projects. I find that when I read a lot of writing posts I see tips and tricks I already know. At this point I should stop reading … More Stop Reading and Write!
Men often find themselves entangled with women who harm them. Sometimes these women set out to get into a man’s head and destroy him from the inside out. Other women are less calculated, but still as detrimental to one’s quality of life. In examining women (and being one) I have learned the difference between an … More The Warning Signs Your Woman Is Dangerous
Life can be thrilling. Then something can come along and knock us down. We need to make sure we stay encouraged. We want to reach our goals, maintain our joy, and uplift others. The best way to do that is to examine our perspective of obstacles. These days we hear a lot about having a … More Stay Encouraged
Starting a business is scary. So much could go wrong and not everything will go as planned. It takes a brave soul to start a business. I believe faith is important. But faith without works is dead. So what can I do to show my faith, thereby increasing it at the same time? I can … More Starting A Business- Have Faith, and Take Action
How consistent are you at self-examination?
I have read quite a few business books over the years. They are some of my favorite kinds of books to read. I gain a lot of wisdom that I can apply to my life and when doing so I reap the benefits. Here are some of my favorite lessons from business books: 1. You … More Ten Things I’ve Learned From Reading Business Books
Do people know what you love to do? Does it radiate from your spirit? Or do you hide it? Is it a hobby or a passion that burns bright enough to encourage others? If you know me you know I’m passionate about music, writing, and literacy. These are topics I constantly discuss. I’m always singing. … More So, Where is Your Passion?