Advice for Aspiring Authors

Advice for Aspiring Authors

After yesterday’s post, How I made it from Remedial English to Fifth Avenue, I received a several questions about the writing process. Today my friend, and fellow author, Mark Miller agreed to guest post with some advice for aspiring authors. I could not say it...
Oil in Your Intellectual Lamp?

Oil in Your Intellectual Lamp?

When it comes to learning, I meet people all the time who are living in neutral. I even had someone tell me that once they got out of school they made a vow to never pick up another book. The old adage leaders are readers is an old adage for a reason. Namely, because...
Preparation is an Angst Killer

Preparation is an Angst Killer

Angst. Its a funny little word. Only its not funny. Whenever you hear it, or feel it, go ahead and get ready. Something bad is about to happen. The dictionary defines angst as, “A feeling of deep anxiety or dread.” There are times when you don’t have a choice. Angst...
Greatness is in the Preparation 

Greatness is in the Preparation 

Greatness. It’s hard to define, but not hard to identify. Last night I saw it at Phillips Arena in Atlanta. The Hawks were playing the Golden State Warriors and my baby girl bought me tickets for Christmas. Notice I said tickets plural. The Warriors are her...