Category Archives: Achieving more

Countless Story Ideas Are Everywhere

Coming up with great story ideas for your next book…

    A beautiful Spring morning awaits; you walk outside and sit on the bench in the garden, listening to the birds chirping from every tree. What are they chirping about? you sigh as they chipper-chatter away. Suddenly a beautiful red breasted robin lands on a tree limb close by and you watch it as it is watching an insect on a leaf - suddenly the little bird has snatched the bug in its beak and up and away it goes. Going to feed your babies? you ask as it flies away. Birds are magnificent creatures. Everyday, you sit in…
power of focus

Batch Tasks To Achieve More

One of the harshest realities is that creativity blooms when on rails. When rails don’t exist, time creeps into the entirety and productivity/creativity/momentum crawls. You want a Trellis. Think of your processes, structures and tools and as a trellis. Without a trellis, your vines can’t flourish in the direction you want them to grow. A trellis allows the natural, innovative electricity to flourish, play and grow in the direction you need it to. Todd Henry talks about putting in “rails.” “It takes intentionality to interact with innovative projects on our very own time – [rails] don’t simply make themselves.” From…