2017 Launch of EETB

2017 Launch of EETB

It’s been a quiet few weeks (months?) on this here blog. This is mainly because I have been very busy with a couple of projects behind the scenes, one of which is due to be launched at the end of summer: THE ENTREPRENEUR’S EMOTIONAL TOOLBOX free, downloadable e-book....
Traffic Report

Traffic Report

I re-booted my blog in 2015 after it had been standing mostly idle for large parts of the year. It needed a new look and I had a new purpose in my mind. The result was this new, more business-like skin and front page and a whole new content page. If you have been...
Have A Plan (you can break up with it too)

Have A Plan (you can break up with it too)

One of the other great myths of writing is that all writers can just sit down and start a novel and write it through to its conclusion. And while I have to concede that this has been done, it has only ever been done by genii of such a rare order that the magnitude of...
1003 Tips To Make You A Better Writer

1003 Tips To Make You A Better Writer

My feelings about teaching, coaching, training and generally encouraging writing are contradictory. On the one hand, I see an industry springing up around writing and digital publishing that has everything to do with Ego and very little to do with the art or craft of...
3 Things Being Published Taught Me

3 Things Being Published Taught Me

One of the things I have been wrestling with for the last 12 months is the idea of an identity for myself that has become hopelessly tied up with writing and how I see being a writer in my future. It seems that on some level I have gotten 2 things confused that I...