Pursuing Your Craft: Have a plan

Yesterday, I talked about the importance of having a plan. Today, I want to talk about the plan itself. Most specifically, I want to talk about how I create my own writing plan. Because I'm busy with kids and a daycare, I have a limited amount of time to myself every day. I've built in … Continue reading Pursuing Your Craft: Have a plan

Pursuing Your Craft: Knowledge

Oh my goodness! It's Thursday! Where did the time go? Have you ever had that happen? Where you completely lose track of your days and forget to do that one thing you were supposed to do? No more delay, though. Let's talk knowledge! In order to be the best we can be at our craft, … Continue reading Pursuing Your Craft: Knowledge

Discovering the community around me

I've spent a bit of time talking about community this week already and I want to talk just a little more about it. The idea of building a community can sometimes feel as overwhelming as trying to build your own house without any construction experience! For most of my life, I have felt like an … Continue reading Discovering the community around me

Pursuing Your Craft: Community

Perhaps, like me, you have experienced the frustration of trying to trying to pursue your craft all by yourself. You have your goal or your dream and you're trying so hard to plug away day after day, and maybe like me, you eventually find yourself in a hole, stuck. No motivation, no idea of where … Continue reading Pursuing Your Craft: Community