• Blogging Tips,  Writing

    Form Habits Instead Of Setting Goals

    TweetSharePinShare  Hands up if you have ever set goals that you didn’t accomplish. I have done it. You have probably done it too. Setting goals is a good thing, don’t get me wrong. The bad thing about it is putting in the work to make it happen. Often, when we set goals, we haven’t properly thought out how we are going to accomplish it. Eventually, it becomes overwhelming and we abandon it entirely. It has happened to me more than once. At present, I do things differently. I form habits. In this article, I talked about frustrations about goal setting and how to deal with it. Please read and share.…

  • Blogging Tips,  Daily Post Challenge,  Writing

    One Sure-fire Way To Expand Your Reach As A Writer

    TweetSharePinShare    Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed with blogging? I do. As writers, we constantly challenge ourselves. That’s okay, because we want to be better and we want our work to resonate with many people. The reality is that blogging can be lonely, especially when you are writing and doing everything alone. It can also be disheartening. We can sometimes lack the courage to continue, especially when you put in every effort into an article , only for it to reach a handful of people. What do we do in such situation? Do we quit? Certainly not. You keep at it, and you try to find solutions to make it…

  • Blogging Tips,  Daily Post Challenge

    Two Great Blog Posts You Should Read

    TweetSharePinShare  Photo credit: Ben White – Unsplash This is another week with some fantastic blog posts roundup. If you read my blog, you will know that I love reading all types of blogs. Some of them are inscrutable, especially the tech blogs. If you are anything like me, you will not understand the tech language either. The language is beyond me. On the other hand, I love mum blogs. They are breezy, colourful and full of practical information you will need to advance your blog. Here are two examples from one blog… Blogging Basics: 4 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Find Your Target Audience By Elna Cain over at Twinsmommy .com…

  • Blogging Tips,  Daily Post Challenge,  Gift ideas,  Writing

    4 Awesome Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Writers

    TweetSharePinShare    This post contains affiliate links. Are you excited about Valentine Day? It’s amazing how time flies. One blink and Valentine’s Day is already on the horizon. I’m excited. It is the one time in the year I feel young and expectant. It is a time I look forward to what hubby will surprise me with. I have dropped a few hints about what I will like this year. I hope he was listening. No matter our age, it is a time to celebrate love and friendship. It is a time to show that special somebody how much you appreciate them. Are you stumped for ideas? I have compiled…

  • Daily Post Challenge,  Writing

    3 Powerful Quotes By Stephen King To Make You Work Hard

    TweetSharePinShare We are all fascinated by quotes by famous and successful people such as Oprah Winfrey, Seth Godin, Steve Job and Stephen King. Let’s face it, we want to know what makes them tick. That’s the reason we read books like the ones mentioned here and here. I am fascinated by Stephen King and his takes on writing. Here are 3 of his famous quotes which will shock you into taking your writing more seriously. ” If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot. There is no way around these two things that I’m away of,…