As a writer the bottom line is simple: you want to get your books in front of as many readers as possible. This article is about how you can do that.
There is a lot of talk these days about self-publication, traditional publishing, the fate of bookstores, and digital versus books. We’ll take a detailed look at the industry, so you can make the best decision for your book.
On the beginning of the Winter Solstice, I started a new approach to how I write creatively and how I write for my clients. The idea was simple enough: 90-days to try something new, and see what happened. (more on this here)
The question I’ve been getting, and that you may be curious about yourself, is: “How’s it going??”
In a word, great. Continue Reading
From Chapter 11: Awakening and Emotional Maturity. In this provocative excerpt, Jun Po Roshi speaks candidly about depression, anxiety, and how a spiritual path can transform them.
This is not the typical approach of spiritual teachers, who advocate things like “turning into” your feelings, or finding a deeper truth “under” them. This is about the transformation of negative emotion. In his words, “There’s information in the feeling. Your job is to get the information so you can do something.”
On Monday, July 15th, I did something I’ve never done before. I asked, very publicly, for support from friends, family, and the general public for something I haven’t yet created but about which I am tremendously passionate.
Through the crowdsourcing site Kickstarter, I created a fairly elaborate (and I hope funny) movie and page explaining why it would be a good idea for someone like you to join someone like me. Continue Reading