• BEAT PROCRASTINATION:
    – No, You’re Not Lazy

    HEY WRITER, did you know that procrastination is  not the same as laziness?Generally speaking, when it comes to getting things done, there are three types of people: – Those who take action quickly; – Those who wait until the last minute; and – Those who put in minimal effort Those…

  • REVIEWS & CRITIQUE:
    -Can Criticism Be Healthy?

    HEY WRITER, do you think criticism can ever be healthy? I do, and in this article I’m going to tell you why. “The trouble with most of us is that we’d rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.” – Norman Vincent Peale When the emphasis of criticism is…

  • BEAT PROCRASTINATION:
    – The 30-Day Challenge

    HEY WRITER, do struggle with procrastination? Yeah, I thought that might be the case. But no worries, I have a series of articles that could change your life. First off, you’re not alone. Everyone procrastinates from time to time. Avoidance is a natural way to protect ourselves from stress, pain, fear,…

  • ACT ON CRITICISM?
    – You Do You, Boo

    HEY WRITER, do you know that successful people tend to look at criticism as feedback? And no, that doesn’t mean that all criticism is correct. It goes without saying that the word criticism has a negative connotation. It can easily make us defensive and resistant to the benefits we could…

  • CRITICISM:
    -3 Ways It Makes You Stronger

    3 ways criticism makes you stronger

    HEY WRITER, did you know criticism can make you stronger? Most of us could share quite a few stories about the criticism we’ve received and the mark it left on our psyche. We all know it can leave us feeling weak, misunderstood, and vulnerable, but it can also make us…

  • CRITIQUE & REVIEWS:
    – 3 Reasons We Hate Them So Much

    MOST PEOPLE hate being criticised, so as writers we’re in good company. It’s just that criticism can sting more when it relates to something you have created. But then again, as Aristotle said: “Criticism is something you can easily avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.” As writers,…