5 Ways to Nurture Your Idea Before a Pitch

You’ve probably read everything possible about Mercury retrograde by now—and more. Because the retrograde is a little bit more potent, it calls for an all hands on deck approach among astrologers. It lands in between two eclipses, several planets going retrograde with a few more preparing to go direct, plus Mercury itself will be going … Continue reading 5 Ways to Nurture Your Idea Before a Pitch

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3 Note-Taking Tips to Get the Most Out of What You Read

Reading is an important part of writing. The lesson often shared is "you read to become a writer" and that the two must coexist. Problem is, if like me, you only read and often read to absorb as much as possible, just in case... oh, I don’t know, the idea for another character comes along, … Continue reading 3 Note-Taking Tips to Get the Most Out of What You Read

How Astrology Can Help Your Career

Astrology is best learned in practice. Learning from charts and simply experimenting and connecting what you see and feel. When I first started doing astrology, I often used it for the most strangest things – what's a good day I could take off, what's the best day to redesign my living room and what are … Continue reading How Astrology Can Help Your Career

Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

If you search a little around our site, you'll probably notice there's something peculiar about the pictures attached to the features. What does the picture of a tree trunk have to do with a writing deeply meditation? Or the image of a rundown business have to do with computer issues? You get the picture. They … Continue reading Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

Using Mercury Retrograde to Write

If you haven't been writing much these past few weeks, don't fret – as the Mercury Retrograde is vibing along with you. That said, you should still be getting some kind of writing or communication-like work going. For me, I'm keeping a list of all the people I'm reaching out to for freelancing gigs, freelancing … Continue reading Using Mercury Retrograde to Write

When Too Much Planning Is Just Too Much

"This time, it'll be it. Just one more. I just need enough of these to know I'll have enough to write down all my ideas." This was the thought going through my head as I approached the register at Staples, holding on tightly to two writing tablets. Debating whether to return then and find a … Continue reading When Too Much Planning Is Just Too Much

The Jerry Seinfeld Calendar Method for Creatives

I remember reading many years ago about the Jerry Seinfeld calendar approach. He would write everyday and then mark it on a calendar. The way he would do this, however, was a bit more unique... and it was also a way to make sure you built consistency. "He told me to get a big wall … Continue reading The Jerry Seinfeld Calendar Method for Creatives