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And allow you to live by different rules.

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If you are open, the universe will conspire to bring you the right book at the right time — when you need it.

A friend will suggest a book to you, or it’s sitting on a table at a yard sale, or the cover catches your eye as you walk…


And make 3K a month just from writing a few hours a day.

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If you’re having trouble establishing a writing habit, it may be because you don’t think of yourself as a writer. Call yourself a writer first. This may sound silly. You may be thinking, “well, I only make a few dollars from writing,” or even a few cents. …


Strategies to take you from amateur to prolific writer

By bedya

You may not realize it, but you’re already a writer. We’ve all shared our writing publicly. If you post Facebook updates, share Instagram captions describing a photo, or wax poetic via text to a lover, you are a writer!

You just don’t call yourself one. Yet.

Many of us think…


It’s frustrating. We are being gaslit by the parents and his lawyer.

Source: Moab Police Department

Trigger warning: This article covers a story containing violence and domestic abuse. If you’re sensitive, you may want to skip.

Brian Laundrie has been on the run for at least 30 days.

If you’ve been following the Gabby Petito murder, you know it’s the kind of story that keeps you…


It’s killing you.

By nakhimova i

This is a public service announcement to all my writer friends. Get off your butts and stand up. Stand up now before you do permanent damage to your health, and learn how to be a content creator without hurting your body.

Sitting all day isn’t good for your health.

I…


Now his parents think he left home to go hiking on the 13th, not the 14th.

Source: Moab City Police Department

The Gabby Petito case is still bothering me. Her boyfriend, Brian Laundrie, who was with her last, has still not been found.

He is on the run.

Recent photos of Laundrie taken after he killed Gabby, released by his sister, Cassie Laundrie, shows a smiling Brian, hugging his nephews while…


How I manage a regular content schedule.

By Pokryvka

Until the algo changes, I’m going to …

or, worse,

No one is reading my work because of an algorithm change…

We have to stop this kind of thinking as writers, it stifles us.

It makes our work dependent on something larger we have no control over. Unless you own…


For the creator, there are 3 forms of leverages — use all three

By Ann Haritonenko

Silicon Valley is the new Wallstreet, where the next generation’s fortunes are being built on code. The creator economy is where the largest fortunes are made, and anyone can enter if you have a smartphone and some gumption.

Welcome to the creator economy.

Platforms like Twitter and, much to my…


You can blame the algo, but that won’t make you a better writer.

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SNOOZEFEST.

The reason most readers bounce in the first 7 to 10 seconds of reading your work is you are boring them.

Writing that doesn’t get read is:

A. Boring
B. A snoozefest
C. Puts the reader to sleep after the first few sentences rather than actively engaging them.

Hint: A, B, and C are all…


Get paid for writing.

By Petryshak

If you are having trouble establishing yourself as a writer, it may be because you aren’t producing enough content for your audience to get on board your I’m-a-writer-who-makes-lots-of-money dreams. Paid writers, write. …

Jessica Lynn

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