One Step at a Time

One Step at a Time

The only thing that we can ever do is take the next step. I once worked with an author who said, “God told me I’m going to sell 100,000 books by the end of the year.” His book wasn’t even released by the end of the year. The timeline of the prophecy shifted to “in the...
How to eliminate profanity from your writing

How to eliminate profanity from your writing

So you don’t want to use profanity in your writing? I understand, and that may be an admirable goal. But it also means you have a really big problem. In real life, people use profanity. You are putting a rule around your writing that will almost always diverge your...
Look Where You Want to Go

Look Where You Want to Go

I have an on-again, off-again relationship with motorcycles. When I first got my license, the toughest part of the riding exam for me was the tight turn in the maneuverability portion of the test. At a slow speed, you have to turn the bike 180 degrees inside of a box...