The Best Way to Deal With Haters, Bullies, and Trolls

Let’s face it, once you start writing you’re going to attract haters, bullies, and trolls (some might say these words are interchangeable). Many of these angry people will fling abuse at you in one way or another in an attempt to get under your skin. They might accuse you of something you never did, bully…

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A Mentor Can Help You Succeed Faster Than You Ever Dreamed Possible

Years ago when I began writing, I took a course from Marty Waterman. In the beginning, Marty asked me to do a mind map. I did. Marty wanted me to write about many subjects, but my number one interest was computer graphics and photography, partly because I needed some programs and couldn’t afford to buy…

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The Hidden Benefits of Selfless Giving

The major premises behind selfless giving are building relationships and community. My journey began in an innocent way. On a Google Hangout on Air, I was asked to give a presentation. I did and wound up with three fans, immediately. One of these was Roland Takaoka, who I mentioned in my previous post. Shortly afterward,…

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The Best Writing Advice

When I began writing professionally many years ago, I was lucky to have a mentor, a man who showed me everything I needed to know. I followed his advice and attained success, quickly. There were many things he said to me and one of these was a piece which has guided me for my entire…

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You Must Be Talented to Succeed as a Writer

False. Contrary to popular belief, great writers weren’t born that way. They had to learn their craft. Many people don’t know this, but I was in a remedial writing class in grade 8 because I was having trouble with English. And as for writing as a career, I turned it down because I didn’t want…

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The Art of Selfless Giving

One of the most powerful ways to build your brand is through selfless giving, giving, without the need to sell or to expect anything in return. This concept came into my life through my friend, Roland Takaoka. Despite my doubts that it would work, I immediately put it into play by doing Google Hangouts on…

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Is Being an Expert Important to You?

Then learn how to become an expert by interviewing experts. Ever since I revealed my ‘Done for You’ writing system, I’ve received many inquiries. One of them is, “Can I use your course to become an expert by interviewing experts? “Of course you can.” Interviewing experts is one of the fastest and easiest ways to…

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