Conquering The Fear Of Failure

At my core, I am a perfectionist, so failing scares the crap out of me.  I used to fall apart when I thought I had failed at things. This month I saw Captain Marvel.   I was brimming with both excitement and fear, because it’s no secret to people that know me that I love theContinue reading “Conquering The Fear Of Failure”

Fail Better: Part 2

The first post I wrote about this subject was mostly about what writers hear as they journey through their path to becoming published.  This post will be about how you can actually fail upward.  I’m not sure we can actually call it a failure, as long as you learn something. Over the past two yearsContinue reading “Fail Better: Part 2”

Fail Better: Improving your writing and facing your fears

When I tell people that I’m working towards a professional career as a writer, I often get this sort of response from other people who want to be a writer/want to write a book: “Dude!  That’s what I want to do!  How are you doing that?!” Or “That’s my dream, but I don’t have theContinue reading “Fail Better: Improving your writing and facing your fears”