Positive Writer

Writing through doubt and fear, and you can, too!

It’s Time to Discover the Right Time for Your Writing Career

The right time.

You’ve waited for it. And if we’re honest, we’ve all waited for it. Perhaps it will happen this coming new year!

Some never stop waiting for the right time: To write a book. To query an agent. To start a blog. To call themselves a writer.

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Motivation Just For You: THE Writer

You’re sitting at your desk, thinking. At least, you want to be. But you’re not. Not, really.

You want to be thinking of something utterly amazing, something so brilliant the letters will burn themselves onto the page.

The words, the sentences, the paragraphs, the pages, and finally, the book– it will dazzle everyone who reads it…

The Writer

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13 Jedi Tips on How to Be the Best Blogger & Writer You Can Be

Are you ready to wield the Force as a Jedi blogger?

Learn first the 13 secrets revealed in this post you must to awaken the Writing Force within you.

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How Crushing Disappointment Can Make You a BETTER Writer

Why in your right mind would you choose to put your creative work out into the world again?

It’s a question that’s plagued me for the past 10 years. All that self-doubt, rejection and potential criticism; you know what’s waiting so why put yourself through all of that unnecessarily?

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The Secret to Getting Celebrities to Endorse YOUR Writing

So you’re a writer (or a painter, a singer, or an artist of any kind) and you want celebrities such as, Jerry B. Jenkins and Warren Adler, and perhaps you want to throw a mega blogger into the mix, like, say, Mr. Badass himself, Jeff Goins, all to endorse your work. So how do you do that?

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17 Crucial Things Authors Forget to Do When Self-Publishing

This is a guest post by Shayla Eaton. Shayla is the president of Curiouser Editing and a connoisseur of the writing and editing process, having edited over two hundred books and countless articles, blogs, social media posts, and web copy. She is the author of The Curiouser Crusade and the Pre-Publishing Checklist.

Choosing to self-publish your book means you’re in control of the process. But like Ben Parker said to Spider-Man: “With great self-publishing comes great responsibility.” Or, you know, something like that.

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Printable Quote Posters on Writing and Creativity

Another round of quotes on writing and creativity for you to enjoy. As always, feel free to print, re-post, and share on your favorite social networks. I’d love to know which ones are your favorites in the comments.

(Click on images for the high resolution versions.)

If writing is easy you're doing it wrong.

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How to Attract up to 1000 New Subscribers to Your Blog ASAP!

In a very real way, I’m embarrassed to post this, but in another way—it needs to be done!

I recently had One Single Post bring in over a t h o u s a n d new subscribers and it reached tens of thousands of readers. I was stunned, shocked, and, you guessed it, astonished (all of the usual superlatives)! But looking back it’s not as surprising as it might seem, so today I’m going to reveal how I did it and how you can do it, too.

You want to know the funny thing about creating such a post? You don’t have to be a great writer to create one and any blogger can do it.

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What it Really Means to be a Writer (The Truth, No More BS!)

If you’re not willing to suffer through hours, days, weeks and yes, even months of not being able to write anything useable, then I’ve got some shocking news for you, writing isn’t for you.

What is your passion?

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21 Quotes to Reignite Your Passion for Writing!

I hope you enjoy the quotes. Feel free to share, print, and re-post. Click images for the high resolution versions.

Writers Are Cool

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