Are you focused? Every successful person knows that distraction is the enemy of fulfilled goals and dreams. Are you using time to your advantage? What captivates your heart? So much competes for our attention and affections. Choose well. FOCUS.
I admit that this project intimidates me. It's the fear of failing at this.
My new book, JoyRide: Life, Death and Forgiveness was a three-and-a-half year journey. Writing is a joyous experience for me, but it isn't something I do effortlessly. In fact, I compare writing a book to climbing a perilous mountain; both require preparation, tremendous perseverance, and fortitude. During the "JoyRide" expedition, I was faced with brain... Continue Reading →
Today I got up eager to begin rewriting the epilogue of my new book, JoyRide. I wrote until I was called away from the writing. When I returned, I found that all the work that I put into the revised epilogue had disappeared. I searched the computer's files, thinking it may have gotten misplaced. (Computers... Continue Reading →
Probably the hardest thing I’ve ever done is to write a book. For three and a half years, I’ve labored intensely over creative prose, sentence structure, grammar, and punctuation. Now, several revisions later, I am making arrangements for publication. During this intense season of writing, many things have tried to pull me away from my... Continue Reading →