Empowering writers. Education.

3:55 a.m.
Awake since one hour. Writing on the blog, woke up full of energy after last night's dinner with my son and his wife. A dose of love and my world is brighter!

Got pangs of guilt, like: "I never went to Writer's School and I want to write a book. Should I take a course?"
Googled: write a book, and a page of options came out.
The site: www.peacecorpswriters.org gave me exactly the type of information I was looking for.
"How to write a novel in 100 days or less", by John Coyne, softened me with the first words met. There's even a daily log -with each day a word of encouragement, advice, or wisdom or a task to get the book written. 

These are the words of encouragement I found on the opening of the article:
"Novelist Toni Morrisson put it this way: "If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it."
What you need:
° I believe that you can write a simple English sentence (after all, that's what Ernest Hemingway wrote), 
° are alert to the world around you, and want to -not just kind of want to-

 Then you can write. I don't think anybody became a writer by going to a workshop, reading a book, or even reading this article. Writing comes from something internal in a writer. However, this article will save you time, point you in the right direction, and help you write a novel in 100 days or less."

To touch on the "Diploma Rule" prevailing in this world, Seth Godin was mentioning in his daily blog article: "The Fear Tax":
"Another example: the MBA. A lot of entrepreneurs get an MBA because they are afraid to go out into the world without one. They are seeking the reassurance a credential will bring them, even though the cost is huge and there's no data to indicate that they'll be more successful as an entrepreneur as a result."


  1. The offers that seem on this desk are from partnerships from which Investopedia receives compensation. This compensation could impression how and the place listings seem. Investopedia doesn't embrace all 토토사이트 offers out there in the market. Investopedia requires writers to make use of major sources to support their work.


Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

our own heart is our temple