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Feeling indecisive? Do you know your mission?

Feeling indecisive? Do you know your mission?

Are you ever paralyzed by small decisions? Like you’re going to get some lunch, but you just can’t seem to pick somewhere and make it happen? Try defining the mission. It may seem silly, but getting lunch is a big theoretical idea. With no parameters, it’s a wide open...

It’s ok to just write.

It’s ok to just write.

I have a startling message for you. You can just write. You don’t have to want to publish or build a platform. You’re allowed to just enjoy the art form and express yourself. I own a meat smoker and I love it. During the warmer months, most weekends you’ll find me...

The #1 advice every writer needs

The #1 advice every writer needs

This is a hard truth. But you need to hear it. So does every other writer you know. I need to hear it. I am getting the results I deserve. I am not unlucky. It’s not that I haven’t “gotten my break.” Things are not harder for me than they are for someone else. If I’m...

Should I use internal dialogue in a short story or novel?

Should I use internal dialogue in a short story or novel?

My friend and fellow author Eliza June Sapphire and I were recently having a chat about internal dialogue, or what another friend calls free and direct thoughts. We might also call them an internal aside. In theater, an aside is when a character says something not to...