June 2018


Hate vs. Love

It’s turning out to be one of those weeks… There are forces in my life that tell me I’m constantly not good enough. That I need to change parts of me to fit whatever idealized version they have for my life. Sometimes it’s a physical change, sometimes it’s something else about my life they hate […]

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The Habits of Motivation

The habits of motivation… I’ve talked a little in various posts about how I’m trying to change different things in my life, and different habits. I’ve seen such a change in my life just by implementing SMALL changes here and there. Someone asked me which books or resources I used to help me with that.

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Rest and Be Thankful

It’s Okay to Relax

Relaxing? What’s that? My weekend was day job filled. I actually went to a conference where thousands of people were, which resulted in me getting sick. Instead of pushing through and still trying to work (whether on the day job or the author stuff), I decided to take a day and rest. I so rarely

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Vote in My Poll

Vote to Decide Future Posts

Help me decide future posts! We’re over 60 days into my #100DaysofMKAuthorLife series. I can’t believe how fast it’s flown! I’d like to get your feedback, and learn if there’s something specific you’d like me to post about. This is your chance! I’ll try my best to post about everybody’s suggestions, but I may not have

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The Best Laid Plans

The Best Laid Plans…

Well, that Saturday didn’t turn out how I hoped… I’d planned to spend my only day off this weekend from the day job (Saturday) working on Rush. Well, it turned out I needed to work the day job some on Saturday, too, throughout the day. That meant I couldn’t really get in ‘the zone’ for

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What Do I Do Next

What Do I Do Next?

I’ve mentioned the editing process, but what do I do after I finish a book? Usually when I’m finishing up a book, I tend to ignore quite a lot around me or put off doing things until I’m finished. That focus helps motivate me to finish faster, because some of those things might be time-sensitive.

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