Mindset Articles

Keep Going: 5 mindset shifts to help you reach The End

First off, Happy Halloween! As a horror writer, I LOVE Halloween. And the entire month of October is just my favorite over all. I was so pleased (and also frightened) by the fact that this October...

When is the best time to share your work?

A few weekends ago, I taught the Create Your Writing Life with the CAN DO Formula masterclass at the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Colorado Gold conference. It. Was. Awesome. As my first time...

Celebrating the Little Things: The Importance of Your Own Definition of Success

Before we dig in to talking about success, let’s talk about a few different concepts and definitions. Last week you learned about the Big Deal Goal or BDG of finishing a 90,000 word manuscript and...

Finish Your Book: 5 Steps to Achieving Your Writing Goal

I’m so excited to write about what’s on everyone’s mind right now, the second day of the calendar new year. I’m not talking about cookies or feasting foods or how I shouldn’t have had so much bubbly...