2016 Goals Update – February “My Pet Vice”

Hello, my name is Ben and I have a problem.

I alluded to this little problem in last month’s update.

I get distracted very, very easily. Continue reading “2016 Goals Update – February “My Pet Vice””

The First Draft is Just Telling Yourself the Story

When I was in high school I had an English teacher who asked the class one day if it was possible to say something that had never been said before.  [This wasn’t the same English teacher that I made cry (those who subscribe to my email list will know that story)] Continue reading “The First Draft is Just Telling Yourself the Story”

If You’re Not in it for the Money, Why Publish?

I’m in it for the money. There, I said it. Writing is an art, writing well is a more refined art. Money is how you keep score – publish for the money.

Dollars & More Dollars!

As I have recently embarked on this trip to become an author – and I’m taking you along with me – I have been reading just about everything out there on how to write, how to publish and how to market a book (namely a self published one). Continue reading “If You’re Not in it for the Money, Why Publish?”