PEOPLE CHANGE By Vicki Hinze   Life is about people.  What makes them work, breaks them, encourages or sparks the need to do the things they do in the ways they do them.  Yes, good or bad, life is about people, which means that [...]

How-To Have a Life and a Career

HOW-TO HAVE A LIFE AND A CAREER By Vicki Hinze Time is tight.  It’s always tight.  Odds are, it will always be tight.  But if you want to do something, you’ll find time to do it the same way others do:  you’ll [...]

Writing Craft for Lone Wolves and Writers on a Budget

Writing Craft for Lone Wolves and Authors on a Budget By Piper Bayard Sshh! I have a secret. I’ve never said it out loud, but I’m going to share it with you – because you need to know. I’m an author with two books out. [...]

Dream. Seek. Soar…

Dream. Seek. Soar…I Dare You by Vicki Hinze Now and then, we all awaken in “a mood.”  It might be due to outside facts, like what we’ve been exposed to or had pounded into our heads from TV programs or movies or [...]

Why Writers Write What They Write

  WHY WRITERS WRITE WHAT THEY WRITE BY VICKI HINZE   If you ask ten writers why they’ve written the books they’ve written, you won’t get ten different answers. You’ll get a question: Which book?   Because [...]

The Difference Between Writers and Authors

  The Difference Between a Writer and an Author by Vicki Hinze   When I was a new writer, I went to a conference and attended a workshop.  In it, the presenter said a writer was an unpublished novelist and, once that writer became [...]

Happy New Year! You’ve Got It. What Will You Do With It?

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  WHAT WILL YOU DO WITH IT? By Vicki Hinze The door has officially opened on a brand new year, and that means brand new opportunities.  What will you do to make this your best year yet?   Last year is gone.  For some [...]