You’re Either All In Or You’re Out… Which One Are You?

“I’ll give it six months and if I don’t find an agent by then, I’ll just become a self-published author.”   “It’s been four months and nothing is happening. I don’t know how much longer I can keep doing this.”   “If it doesn’t happen in the next two years, I’m gonna go do this […]

This Is Why Nothing Ever Changes

Have you ever had a bad experience at a restaurant? The food was cold, the waiter was rude and they tried to charge you for something you ordered but didn’t actually get. You walked out that day and said you’d never ever go there again.   But then a few weeks later, your friend suggests […]

The Pro Writer Mindset, ep. 8: An Interview with Emilie Wapnick of Puttylike.com

Listen on  iTunes or Stitcher Guest Bio Emilie Wapnick is a writer, career coach, blogger, and community leader. She is the founder and creative director at Puttylike.com, where she helps multipotentialites (people with many passions and creative pursuits) integrate all of their interests to create dynamic, fulfilling, and fruitful careers and lives. Unable to settle on one […]

Success Is A Mindset and A Way of Being–Remember That Or You’ll Never Get Where You Want to Go

So often we think that success is a destination. That the dreams and goals we have are something we have to work toward; a place we think we’ll land eventaully if we just keep doing the work.   And that couldn’t be further from the truth.   Yes, you have to do the work and […]

How To Ignore the Opinions of Others and Do What Works For You

One of the biggest reasons writers, artists and creators don’t go after their dreams is because of what other people might think or say. The fear of judgment and ridicule. The fear of having to hear someone else’s negative opinion.   It can be very hard to know that your family and the people you […]