How to Make Money Online: It’s Working!

I’m excited! Ever since I began to write in my blog more frequently, it’s been earning more money! Today I’d like to show you my newest “Blogging High Score” — my largest monthly Google Adsense check yet! It’s over $250! Click my face for the full size image, or here’s a closeup of the check […]

Today’s the Day: Stop Wasting Time and Start Living the Life You Really Want to Live

I don’t know, maybe it was just shock and it’s wearing off now, but when I saw that fat man keel over and die – Michael, we don’t have a lot of time on this earth! We weren’t meant to spend it this way. Human beings were not meant to sit in little cubicles staring […]

Getting Things Done: Big Goals are just a bunch of Small Goals lumped together

Every once in a while you get an idea for a big goal that you want to accomplish. This idea will loom in the back of your mind, and although you truly want to accomplish it, it always seems to stay a “future goal.” It’s a big task, and as such it’s too overwhelming to […]

Flash Fiction: The Weird Way the Internet tells Good Writers to ‘Keep Writing’

It began with a simple idea: You unexpectedly time-travel to 1985. You have no way back, ever. What do you do? The key word here is “unexpectedly.” You did not prepare for this, so you have no winning lottery numbers or sports almanac. Using only your memory, knowledge and skills, how do you benefit from […]

Getting Organized: Why Can’t I Make Outlines?

I have this vision of my perfect life. Everything’s quiet. Everything’s paid for and taken care of. I do only what I want to do. So what do I want to do? I want to write stories. I want to get up every morning and have no other obligations besides returning to my novel to […]