The 4 Big Dangers of Having a Blog (As a Writer)

Melting Watch painting by Salvador Dali (1954)

If you’re a writer, blogging can be an excellent platform for connecting with readers. But it can also distract you from your story-writing and consume your creative energy. Here’s what I mean. Danger #1 – You Are Going to Write About Writing (Too Much) The temptation is always there to write posts about the writing … Continue reading The 4 Big Dangers of Having a Blog (As a Writer)

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Hey, I’m Sorry About It

I'm sorry. I'm really sorry about it, you know? I’d really like to read your blog. But I never seem to find the time. I know you're putting a lot of effort into it. I know it takes time. Maybe you even plan things ahead and deny yourself simple comforts to do it. I admire that. … Continue reading Hey, I’m Sorry About It

What I Learned After 5 Years of Blogging

Blogging will feel at times like work. That's when you should slow down, post less, do other things. But it's important that you keep posting, even if it's just once a week or once a month. Otherwise you'll lose touch with many of the friends you've made. Readers come and go Almost all the people who … Continue reading What I Learned After 5 Years of Blogging