Category: Writing

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The Right Tools

When I left school I was an apprentice fabricator and coach-builder. I learnt to beat panels straight, to weld and fill, to paint and polish. Later in life I worked as a car mechanic. I’ve dismantled...

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Zen & The Art Of Boat Building

As I ease into the second of the fifteen months I’ve set aside for ‘work’ I’m entering a dip. You know what I’m talking about right? You’ve had them too. One of my ‘mentors’ Seth Godin...

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Fair To Middlin’

Writing Progress has been made but it’s time to take stock and look at the map. The size of the task I’ve taken on in writing “A Foolish Odyssey’ is beginning to dawn. The first draft...

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15 – Week 3 Report

My writing is coming along nicely. I get up at seven most mornings and work until about nine. I’ve set up FREEDOM to block the internet until then. It takes away any temptation. This routine gives...

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A Portal To The Underworld

Writing isn’t about making money, getting famous, getting dates, getting laid, or making friends. In the end it’s about enriching the lives of those who will read your work, and enriching your own life as well....

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A Story Of Scars

Stephen King wrote this in his novel ‘Misery’ “Writers remember everything…especially the hurts. Strip a writer to the buff, point to the scars, and he’ll tell you the story of each small one. From the big...

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On Writing

This post is going to be about my writing goals for No15. But before getting into that we need to talk about something else. Money. Spondulix, Lucre. It’s a subject I’ve talked about many times since I...