Breaking up with the muse

Breaking up with the muse

How do you break up with muse? I used to think writing inspiration happened only to ‘other people’.  I held out hope that one day struck by some incredible idea just begging to be turned into a novel. Pulling me into the keyboard, words will flow from my fingertips in a frenzy until the book […]

Is writing a book really worth it?

Is writing a book really worth it

Is writing a book really worth it? When new clients are considering writing a book, one of their top questions is ‘How do I know it’s going to be worth it?’ After all, writing a book is a big investment of time and it can require an investment of money. As well as the time […]

What’s the point in writing a book?

Whats the point of writing a book

Last weekend, I read a book that was 20 years in the making. Bookends: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Literature was written by Zibby Owens, the host of the smash hit Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books podcast.  It’s a story of finding your voice and navigating life’s challenges and losses by finding […]

how to write a book

How to write a book

Want to write a book but don’t know where to start? Here’s how  So you want to write a book, but you just don’t know where to start.  You’ve been doing this work long enough to know what your clients are struggling with. You have knowledge to share, or an idea that could really change […]

How to make time to write a book

Time to write a book

Time to Write a Book It’s time to write a book. For many people, writing a book is a lifelong dream. A dream that goes something like this.  Someday, when you have an abundance of time and energy, an incredible bestselling idea will drop into your mind. As you sit down to type, it will […]

What’s your book really about?

So whats your book about

So you’re at a party and a new acquaintance asks ‘So what’s your book about?’ Should be an easy question right? But out comes the waffle: Um, well, it’s about podcasting, and how it shouldn’t be that hard to host, except that we let our mindset get in the way and then we underrate ourselves… […]

How to keep up your book writing momentum

How to keep up your book writing momentum

Have you ever noticed that you start work on your book or a new creative project full of fire and enthusiasm, with huge faith that this idea will work out? And then…. Life gets lifey. Your kids/parents/dog get sick. A crisis on an existing project sucks up all your time. Your laptop dies; a pipe […]