062: 3 Writing Habits that Produce Real Results. [Podcast]

Taking your craft to the next level through a mindset change.

Writing is daunting to some and comes easily to others. But what separates the pros from the dabblers? In today’s podcast episode I talk about 3 habits I use to write nearly 100,000 words a year (in the episode I mentioned 50,000 as the high end. However, I miss-spoke it would be closer to the low end).

As a writer, it’s easy for me to say just sit down and write. Duh! It’s that simple. But is it? I’ve come across several writers who ask me; “How do you find the time to write as much as you do?” There is a science to it and I’ll show you how.

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6 Things Every Novel Must Have.

Writing for Readers.

Books are powerful. They have the ability to change lives and allow us to see ourselves through a different lens. As writers we have to learn to become stronger at what we’re not good at. It’s all about learning and growing to become a better writer.

Some of the best fiction is about a character who changes. Shouldn’t we be pushing our main characters forward to a life changing moment? It’s in those moments that the reader has a life-changing moment, whether they know it or not.

How to Establish Daily Writing Habits that Produce Results.

3 Must-dos that will elevate your craft to the next level.

As a writer, it’s easy for me to say just sit down and write. Duh! It’s that simple. But is it? I’ve come across several writers who ask me; “How do you find the time to write as much as you do?” There is a science to it.

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I started writing in hight school. My desire was to become an author. I dreamed of writing that book. I wanted it so bad, I could almost taste it. Fast-forward ten years and my book was finally published.

039: How to Get Blessed by Setting Goals.

Goals. It’s what drives people in the new year. We make resolutions and by the time February rolls around, we’ve neglected those resolutions. But how do we stay motivated?

In today’s episode, we’re going to do things a little different. I want to walk you through the spiritual blessings God has given us, while focusing on our goals for 2016 and how we accomplish those goals. I also have some exciting news to share with you regarding this podcast and how things are going to change.

036: The Power of Change: 5 Reasons Goals Keep you Focused

I am fascinated by the power of change. It is often misunderstood. People often bulk against it. Most often suggest you must make large changes to see success. But if we make large changes in our lives and businesses we often will give up before we begin.


Listen to episode: (0:40:36)

As we march towards the start of 2016, we need to begin thinking about change. In today’s episode, I want to walk you through 5 reasons we should allow change in our lives.

035: Get More Done in Less Time: 4 Ways to Leverage Your Work Day

Do you find it difficult to get everything done in your day? If you’re like me, you find yourself sifting through your email, playing on Youtube or constantly researching your next sermon. But at the end of the day, we feel as if we have more on our plate then when we began our day.


Listen to episode: (0:52:40)

5 Reasons for Setting Yearly Goals

As each year draws to a close we begin thinking about our New Years Resolution. The problem most have, they don’t accomplish their goals by year’s end. There are so many ways we can track our goals. And seeing true accomplishment is easier than you think.


When we begin taking the time to follow through our goals, we can actually achieve them.

What Drives You?

When life takes us down a new road we tend to follow the curve. But we also need to be aware of where God wants to take us in the very long journey of life. The journey of life is tedious and dangerous. Yet with the right reflexes we can learn to navigate the hard turns we might have to take. What does it mean to be driven in life? What is purpose in being driven and why do we need to be driven?

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Getty Images / m3ss

I remember the first time my father took my driving. Sitting behind the wheel, as a fifteen year old, was nerve racking. I cannot tell you how many times I killed the car by popping the clutch too soon or too fast.