Why You Shouldn’t Blog Too Much (If You’re a Writer)

You want to be an author or make a living writing? Or work as a freelancer from home? Having a blog is a good thing. But posting too much is not. Here’s why. I used to post several times a week here. Now I post once a week or sometimes less. It’s not that I … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Blog Too Much (If You’re a Writer)

Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

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Your blog is a window into your life through which you can reach others. It doesn’t matter whether there’s a big crowd outside waving at you. It doesn’t matter whether they are telling their friends and neighbors how interesting your blog is. It doesn’t matter whether they clap like they clap for the doctors on … Continue reading Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

42 Bad Habits for a Writer (Apart from Feeling Constantly Possessed by Gloom)

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There’s talent, there’s hard work, there’s inspiration, and then there are habits… Some habits are good for writers, others, well… You don’t have to agree with all the “bad” habits I’m going to list next. Actually, I challenge you to disagree with at least some of them. Perfect agreement is always rather boring, don't you … Continue reading 42 Bad Habits for a Writer (Apart from Feeling Constantly Possessed by Gloom)