123: The Anatomy of a Novel.

The help you need to write your first novel.

Book writing can feel overwhelming. If you are writing your first book, questions of, how long should chapters be or how many words do I need to write a full-length novel, take center stage in your mind.

The Anatomy of a Novel episode 123

In today’s episode, I’m talking about novel writing from beginning to end. Now that we’ve approached the half-point in NaNoWriMo, If you’re struggling on structuring your book, this is the episode you need to plan your book and before handing it off to an editor.

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122: Don’t Lose Your “Why” As you Write.

Finding purpose and focus in your writing during NaNoWriMo.

One week into NaNoWriMo and you now are trying to beat a deadline without purpose in your writing.

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Does that sound like you? In today’s episode, we’re going to talk about writing with purpose. As we go through the motions of meeting our 1667 words a day, we must not forget the reason we write. We write to entertain, educate, encourage, and inspire people to action.

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121: Why you should use NaNoWriMo to write your book.

Setting a goal to write 50,000 words in 30 days.

It’s that time of year again, a time when Writers come out of the woodwork to write their books. That time of year is none other than NaNoWriMo month.

In today’s episode, we’re talking about how to use the month of November to write the first 50,000 words of your book. This challenge is both exhilarating, fun, and hard work. But with the right tools, you’ll have a book, that you never thought you would be able to write, in your hands.

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119: The Five Excuses People Make To Not Write.

Putting pen to paper to pursue your dreams.

Millions of people desire to write their book, start their blog, or write for a magazine. Most people don’t know what to write, or simply make excuses for not getting the job done.

119: The Five Excuses People Make To Not Write.

In today’s episode, we’re talking about the excuses writers make to not put pen to paper and let the words flow. We’re going to answer these common frustrations and help you get on the road to writing the book or starting a blog of your dreams.

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118: Why every writer should have a blog.

4 tips to help you communicate your message to those who matter most.

Blogging is a blast. Yet I believe it can be the most effective means to communicate with your audience and create meaningful community.

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You desire to help each person connect on a deep level with you and your message. Blogging is an effective way for each person to hear your heart and know that you care. It also gives you an avenue to invest into each person and make each one feel special.

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117: The art of handwriting will make you a better writer.

Why I use a legal pad and a pencil to write.

In the age of the technological Revolution, everybody has a smartphone, tablet, or computer. They consume our lives but do they also fry our writing creativity?

In today’s episode, I talk about the art of handwriting, why it’s important, what steps you need to take, and why it will help you concentrate and write better.

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115: How to Write Your Book the Right Way – Part 4.

Finishing the Art of Writing.

You’ve done the hard work, you’ve outlined your book, you’ve toiled over the right message, and now the fun work truly begins. It’s time to write your book.

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In today’s episode, we’re finishing out the How to Write a Book The Right Way series with a topic about the process I use to actually write my books. I’m also going to show you what I do to edit before handing it off to an editor.

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114: How to Write Your Book The Right Way. Part 3

How-To Establish a Good Criterion for Efficient Writing.

Writing requires focus. Not just short bursts of focus, but long months on end drawn-out Focus to get you from point A to point B.

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This is why so many people never finish their books, they don’t put into practice the right criteria and the right mindset for writing their book. In today’s episode, we’re talking about our content and how to be clear on your message, how to stay focused, how to be relevant, and how to get that first draft written.

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113: How write your book the right way! Part 2

Setting your book on a solid foundation.

When you sit down to officially begin writing a book the ominous blank page with the blinking cursor stop most people in their tracks. And without the right structure, your book will take 2-3 times longer write.

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In today’s episode, we’re talking about setting a solid foundation So we can build a book we can be proud that we wrote. We will look at how to choose our topic, how to describe our title, and how to begin writing our outline.

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112: How to write a book the right way. Part 1

5 ways to start the process of getting your book written.

If you to ask most people what their number one bucket list item is, it would be writing a book.

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However, the sad reality is most people will never write their book. Either they don’t know where to begin, for they just don’t have the tools they need to finally pull the trigger.

In today’s Podcast episode, We begin a three part series o writing your book. I dive into my exact formula for writing a Book. You’ll discover what it takes to write a good Book What tools you need to write, and the proper order from start to finish.

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