How to Achieve Effective Social Media Promotion for your Ebook

Social media promotion for your ebook

Being an independent writer has many perks, not the least of which is the ability to maintain complete creative control over your work; whether you’re completing a work of fiction or a technical manual, that control can mark the difference between staying personally motivated and allowing a publishing house to have their hands wrapped too tightly around your work. Read more…

Stuff going on in my life right now

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This is not a proper post. It’s a post about why there’s no post this week. Read more…

The Best Of GMW From 2013

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Howdy! I hope 2013 was great for you and you got lots of writing done! I bet I can guess what your new year’s resolution is. To celebrate, here are some of the best Get Me Writing posts from this year. Enjoy! Read more…

Getting into Your Writing Headspace – Some Tips

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Over the past few weeks, Matt has been talking about getting into the right frame of mind to write. So I thought I’d hit this up with my own take. Read more…

Learn From Other Writers by Copying Them

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Obviously plagiarism is not cool, nor recommended. But outright copying something you love has its place. Here’s one way to learn from stories you admire. Read more…

How to Write Your Second Book

Bryan's new book 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts, Volume 2 is out now.

Writing a book can be a daunting prospect, even if you’ve done one before. In today’s post Bryan Cohen, author and creative coach, let’s us in on a little secret to writing your second book. First-time authors will be interested to read this too.

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How To Create A Productive State Of Mind

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Have you ever experienced a really productive afternoon? Probably. But can you remember your state of mind? I can, and when I think about it, it’s not what I was expecting. Read more…

What Can You Learn From Your Future Self?

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I want to tell you a couple of shameful stories. The reason for these confessions will become clear. Then, if you like, you can share some stories of your own. Read more…

What Gets You Writing?

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It sometimes pays to take things back to basics. So this post is simply about what gets me writing. Read more…

How I’m Focussing my Writing Routine

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I wrote recently about my lack of focus and how I’m combating a wandering mind. But I’m fighting this battle on two fronts! The second is how I organise my day. Read more…