Make sure you don’t stop for too long

Forty-four weeks after the second day of the new year If you’ve seen Author’s Twitter this week, you know that her laptop, Stanley, died. She was working on it at Continue Reading →

There are no shortcuts to success

Thirty-nine weeks after the second day of the new year When you become a writer, you need to make a decision. If you want to be a serious writer, an Continue Reading →

Another step done and the mess is no more

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Thirty-seven weeks after the second day of the new year Author is done with the “Okay, I need to focus now. Everybody Go away!” step of her work she has Continue Reading →

Come on, cut yourself some slack

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Week thirty-six after the second day of the new year This week’s post is in its entirety a tip from Author and Sister. Whatever stage you’re in in what you’re Continue Reading →

When the writer takes over

A book and a candle Author and Sister

Thirty-five weeks after the second day of the new year An observation again today, which Author wants to share with you. She has told you in her post thirty-two weeks Continue Reading →

Reality is so much better than an illusion. So take a deep breath and wait for it.

Thirty-four weeks after the second day of the new year Dealing with uncertainty is not easy. For all of us, not just writers. We all need a sense of certainty, Continue Reading →

Take your time, make sure you don’t miss anything

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Thirty-two weeks after the second day of the new year Author is taking you back to her post twenty-seven weeks after the second day of the new year, when she Continue Reading →

Taking the next step toward the horizon. Or: The red folder strikes again!

Ten weeks after the second day of the new year The red folder is open, chapters are strewn around, and Author is now adding her own markings and comments to Continue Reading →

Wait, don’t rush forward

Five weeks after the second day of the new year When you finish working on a book, it’s tempting to rush to move on. It’s all done, you think. I Continue Reading →

Almost there!

Four weeks after the second day of the new year Author has reached that “Yes, that’s it” feeling with the new book she’s been working on, Oracle’s Hunt. For those Continue Reading →

Past and future in a battle of choices…

Three weeks after the second day of the new year   Well, Author did warn you she would likely be back this week. And she is. Something that recently happened Continue Reading →

Two weeks after the second day of the new year…

Two weeks after the second day of the new year… Author didn’t mean to post anything today. She thought that after the last two posts she would leave you alone Continue Reading →

One week after the second day of the new year…

Author and Sister thought that their post on the second day of the year should be followed by another a week later, to see how you’re doing. So how are Continue Reading →

On to a new year…

Why a post on the second day of the new year and not on the first? Because New Year’s resolutions and promises tend to be made on the first day Continue Reading →

Writing and Worrying, Worrying and Writing…

Not quite there yet. Author likes to have a ‘Yes, that’s it’ feeling with any story she writes. And she has yet to reach that point with her next book Continue Reading →