Daily Archives: August 14, 2013

Irrefutable Law of Success #3—We Learn By Doing

Awesome article by Kristen Lamb, author of Rise of the Machines-Human Authors in a digital World.

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Theory is great, but it may or may not jive with reality. My goal as a blogger, author, teacher is to equip you guys for success from all angles—craft, brand/platform, and business. Yet, want to know what all these have in common?

We have to DO them to get better.

We can read all the craft books in the world, but we only grow as writers by writing. We improve on Facebook or Twitter with practice. As authors, we are corporations of ONE. We need to make business decisions. The more decisions we make, the more we grow.

One of the biggest business decisions we’ll make is which publishing path to take. This is why I dedicate a lot of time to educate you guys about how all forms of publishing work in my new book. We have to choose a path that fits our personality, our lives…

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Wordless Wednesday (Aug 14)

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WWW Wednesdays (Aug 14)

WWW_Wednesdays4To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading?
• What do you think you’ll read next?

My Answers:

Taking Back Forever (The Kindrily, #2)Recently Finished: Taking Back Forever (Kindrily #2) by Karen Amanda Hooper. Awesome book that I couldn’t put down! Review is here: https://cynthiastacey.com/2013/08/06/taking-back-forever-by-karen-amanda-hooper/

Shift (Shade, #2) Currently Reading: Shift (shade #2) by Jeri Smith-Ready. THe first one was fantastic so I’m hoping this is just as good.

Next for me?

Promise (Soul Savers, #1)Promise (soul Savers#1) by Kristie Cook is up next for me. Unless of course something else derails me and I have to bump it!

PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT with either the link to your own WWW Wednesdays post, or share your answers in a comment here (if you don’t have a blog). Thanks! :D

WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading. Check out their blog!