Productive Procrastination for Writers

A slippery slope of knowledge and musings to tickle your fancy between writing sprints!

How to guarantee your book will be an Amazon bestseller

The 7-second answer: Pay $10,000 to a coach who defines “bestseller” as hitting #1 on’s FREE Kindle list in a sub-sub-sub-sub category for even 1 hour on a day it’s being heavily promoted. Last May I received an email from a writing coach who gushed that she'd just helped 10 new...


Writing When You Don’t Feel Like It - Ten Tips to Finding Inspiration

Some days the writing comes easy. The words spill onto the page as fast as you can get them down. Ideas drop out of the sky and every direction you turn unearths new inspiration. Those are good days. Then there are the other days. Days when you’re pretty sure that your muse hates you, that...