Author of "Power Beyond the Grave" A personal narrative of family dynamics and the ensuing tragedies that grew him into the author he is today. Excerpt from the book: "We were both aware of our misery, but we would not discuss it with each other because we believed that it would weaken us. We [...]
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How to Learn to Write by Reading READING OPENS UP OUR IMAGINATIONS, AND FUELS THE INVENTOR INSIDE OF US. THIS INSPIRES US TO CREATE STORIES ABOUT PEOPLE, PLACES, AND THINGS. OUTSIDE FORCES, SUCH AS TELEVISION, DIRECTS OUR EYES AND MINDS ON WHERE IT WANTS US TO CONCENTRATE. WE SHOULD LET OUR OWN INSIGHT BE [...]
MOTIVATION COMES FROM SOMETHING THAT WE ALL DO. IT'S CALLED '"LIVING". OUR LIVES MAY SEEM MUNDANE TO US, BUT ALL OF OUR LIVES ARE SPECIALLY BUILT PLACES. OUR EXPERIENCES ARE EXCEPTIONAL EVENTS TO ENHANCE WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO. THE PRACTICE OF WRITING PROSPERS US AND BUILDS US UP. GET SWEET ON [...]
PERMIT YOURSELF A LITTLE PRIVATE TIME AND LET THE INK DO THE TALKING. AT LEAST 20 MINUTES A DAY IS ALL YOU NEED TO GET THE IDEAS GUSHING OUT! WHERE TO START? JUST WRITE. YOU CAN FIX IT LATER. SOMETIMES THOUGHTS YOU DIDN'T EVEN KNOW YOU HAD WILL SPILL OUT ONTO PAPER. IN LIFE'S [...]
CREATIVE WRITING A successful plot mutation is completed in four steps: Creative writing is any form of writing which is written with the creativity of mind: fiction writing, poetry writing, creative nonfiction writing and more. The purpose is to express something, whether it be feelings, thoughts, or emotions. Rather than only giving information or [...]
Thoughts Into Words A successful plot mutation is completed in four steps: Writing isn’t like assembling a flat-pack bookcase A flat-pack comes with instructions on how to turn a collection of parts into a bookcase. While it may seem like chaos at first, the outcome is pretty certain—as long as you follow the instructions [...]
THE ART OF WRITING Even if writing isn’t exactly your forte, the ability to communicate clearly and persuasively is essential—both for your leadership skills, and your ability to develop a strong online presence for your brand. Imagine this: you’ve spent a good deal of time and money developing a beautifully designed, user-friendly website for [...]
DESIRE TO WRITE In no other age can so many people have harboured such intense ambitions to become writers. The longing one day to turn out a book – probably a novel or, less likely, an autobiography – lies close to the center of contemporary aspirations. This is – at one level – a [...]
HOW TO WIN AT PLOT MUTATION A successful plot mutation is completed in four steps: Choose a novel you love. Boil it down to a single paragraph. Make a simple but profound change. Follow through. Let’s go over these steps in detail. 1. Choose a novel you love. We’ll stick with the first book [...]