7 Lies About Becoming a Writer That You Probably Believe

This is an edifying article by Joe Bunting The profession of writing has been around for thousands of years. You would think we would have figured out how to become one by now, right? However, the more you read, the more you realize no one seems to agree on how to become a writer. Depending on who you listenContinue reading “7 Lies About Becoming a Writer That You Probably Believe”

How to Be a Good Writer (If There Is Such a Thing)

Jeff Goins is a bestselling author, podcaster, blogger, marketer and speaker. Too many writers are caught up with thoughts of whether or not they are any good.  We are quite the neurotic bunch, aren’t we? But what if all this self-doubt was actually self-destructive? What if there was no such thing as a “good writer“? MostContinue reading “How to Be a Good Writer (If There Is Such a Thing)”

8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books

Jenna Homen works on all things related to social media and the Libro.fm community. When not reading and listening to books, she is probably painting or hiking. Social distancing and self-isolation in the face of coronavirus can take a toll on our mental health. Fortunately, audiobooks are a helpful tool to combat negative thoughts andContinue reading “8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books”

How to Become a Successful Author

Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. She empowers authors and works directly with authors who want to be seriously successful and has been writing about and conducting workshops on publishing since the ’80s. Judith is the author of 36 books including Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms (Foreword IndieFab Book ofContinue reading “How to Become a Successful Author”

How to Establish Credibility in Your Writing (With audio version)

Jamie Goodwin: Jamie graduated from Brigham Young University- Idaho with a degree in English Education. She spent several years teaching and tutoring students at the elementary, high school, and college level. She currently works as a contract writer and curriculum developer for online education courses. In her free time, she enjoys running and spending timeContinue reading “How to Establish Credibility in Your Writing (With audio version)”

Reasons to Get Your Own ISBN for your book (with an audio version)

Shawn Robinson describes himself as “A writer, a husband, a father, a Christian, a hiker (or at least I was till some recent health problems), a lover of coffee, a biker (not the cool kind, but the kind that rides around on an old motorcycle and has a blast) and someone who enjoys watching movies with myContinue reading “Reasons to Get Your Own ISBN for your book (with an audio version)”

The Most Useful Writing Advice I’ve Ever Been Given

I’ve been studying writing for 20 years now. I’m at the point where I’ve now taught more workshops than I’ve been a student in, and yet I still feel like I’m constantly on the search for new gems of knowledge about writing to both share with my students, and use in my own practice. I’mContinue reading “The Most Useful Writing Advice I’ve Ever Been Given”

Hitler, YOU & Mother Teresa

Believe it or not, you all have one emotional need in common. Sounds extreme for you to be linked with both the hatefulness of Hitler and pure love of Mother Teresa, right? Of course, but it does highlight the fact that within the human spirit lies unfathomable hate and selfless love. I believe these traitsContinue reading “Hitler, YOU & Mother Teresa”