Everything in moderation except…

About a year ago I learnt the kindness lesson twice in one day. If you believe in coincidence or that the teacher (or the lesson) finds you when

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Writing Waste 6. Perfecting procrastination

An overview of The 8 Writing Wastes can be found here: Are you committing these 8 Writing Wastes? (The 8th Writing Waste is a killer) 6. Perfecting procrastination

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Writing Waste 2: Too many ideas (Writing In Progress)

An overview of The 8 Writing Wastes can be found here: Are you committing these 8 Writing Wastes? (The 8th Writing Waste is a killer) Link to: Writing

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Writing Waste 1. Not enough focus

An overview of The 8 Writing Wastes can be found here: Are you committing these 8 Writing Wastes? (The 8th Writing Waste is a killer) Writing Waste 1:

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Future Me

In a fantastic TED talk, Dan Gilbert says: “The question, as a psychologist, that fascinates me is, why do we make decisions that our future selves so often

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The morning ritual of an unfamous, unrich, unmotivated, unproductive writer

I love reading all these half-arsed, click bait posts about the morning rituals of the rich and famous. They give me a warm fuzzy glow. So, here’s my

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Why You Shouldn’t Write Your Business Book in Your Voice & What You Should Do Instead…

Frequently when I work with a new writing client they tell me that their book needs to be written in their voice. “My voice is what clients love

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Got Stuck Worrying What Other People Will Think of My Writing…

… and then I heard Anne Lamott in her TED talk – “12 truths I learned from life and writing” – and I stopped worrying. “You own everything

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How Entrepreneurs Should Write Their Expert Solutions Book – from 9 Myths About Writing Non-Fiction Books for Entrepreneurs, Coaches, Experts & Authors

The Author Myths – Real writers start on blank page #1, then they start writing. They write the first chapter, then the 2nd chapter… until they get to

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Capturing Ideas & Organising Thoughts for Writers (& speech writers)

Clearing out my old office, in anticipation of the move to our new farm, I found a box of my speeches from around 2002-2005. Forgive the dust and

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