Lots of studies have found that people with higher self-esteem and higher self-confidence are usually happier people too. (You can learn about a few of them here.) But I have always believed that this can work the other way too. I believe that happiness can lead to more confidence.(more…)
I want to help you get more writing done in 12 weeks than most people get done in 12 months. I want you to try the 12-Week Year.
I tried The 12-Week-Year for the first time last year and ever since then I’ve been hooked on the idea of ditching “annualized thinking” and focusing on setting 12-week goals instead of 12-month, or annual, goals. Even though many of the concepts discussed in the book were things I already practiced, the mindset shift was key. So, when I found out there was a 12-Week Year for Writers I was elated and excited to implement this system with the members of the See Jane Write Collective.(more…)
Today is International Women’s Day – one of my favorite days of the year.
International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day is also a call to action for more work to accelerate women’s equality.(more…)
Sharing my debut essay collection Find Your Way Back with the world will definitely go down as one of the most joyous moments of my life.
Not only are folks buying the book but they’re reading it, too! (Don’t pretend you read every book you buy. I know I don’t!)
What has made me happiest is that several people have said my book makes them want to write. That’s exactly what I hoped it would do.
If you’re still not sure if Find Your Way Back is a good book to add to your TBR list, allow me to share 3 things you should know about my book.(more…)
I’m so excited to share the cover for my forthcoming essay collection Find Your Way Back, which will be published this spring.(more…)