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””

My Big Distraction – Author Stash is Launching in April!

I was super excited about writing a few months ago. I was really gung-ho about blogging and sharing my author journey with the world. I posted some Medium articles, some blog posts and some Reddit threads.

I started getting some traction and a few followers… and I was actually writing my books. Progress was happening.

At the end of 2015 I posted my really audacious goals for 2016… then I sort of disappeared. Continue reading “My Big Distraction – Author Stash is Launching in April!”

The Big, Hairy, Audacious Writing Goal

This post has taken me a couple months to finish, here’s why: I’m still not sure what I can actually do as a writer.

As some of you may know, I started down this writing path in September of 2015. I had a funny situation happen that was one of those “moments” that pulled a story out of me. I decided to become a writer. Continue reading “The Big, Hairy, Audacious Writing Goal”

How NaNoWriMo Stole My Soul

Well, I did it.  I won NaNoWriMo 2015.  I wrote just over 51,000 words in the month of November.  It wasn’t easy.  It wasn’t super fun.  But it was doable, I proved that.  But it almost made me stop writing (in fact this is officially the longest thing I’ve written in 3 or 4 days). Continue reading “How NaNoWriMo Stole My Soul”