Secrets of Endurance & Success

A secret of success is endurance.  Endurance brings success.  But how do we get this magical quality of tenacity? Our son, Jake, captured this shot of me as we drifted down the Oklawaha River, which is just a few miles from our Florida home. Kayaking on pristine...

Hugh Howey Self Publisher of Dust Interview

Here is a Self Publishing Interview with Hugh Howey self publisher of Dust. Photo from Hugh Howey’s website In 2011 while working at a book store, Hugh Howey typed out a short story “Wool”, during his lunch breaks.  Soon this publication was earning...

Keep it Up

Keep it up if you have a purpose or a dream. We have many readers in their 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s who have dramatically improved their lifestyle. Of course you do not have to have a number of decades built up before you escape the rat race.  On the other hand when you...

Lessons From McFall

Here is a really important new innovation and lesson in writing, business and life from the author of  “McFall”. See a lesson below that we can learn about success from a writer who first had the usual collection of odd jobs: dishwasher, carpenter,...

Relaxation for Writers

Here is a relaxation program we have created for writers in our Self Fulfilled program. Writing Relaxation 1 We recommend that you listen to this and write at least a little every single day. To help you in this process we have created this relaxation program...

Green as in Growing

“As long as you’re green, you’re growing, as soon as you are ripe, you start to rot.” Nothing can stop you from self publishing I love gardening.  This is how I take breaks from my writing. Writing is  a lot like gardening. Starting with the...