Tag : Points of View on Money

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Content: 1) Write. Simple and effective, and often not done as much as people would like to admit to.  Write a post on your blog, then post it.  Write a few pages of a novel or a non-fiction book, but write.  This is the foundation to ‘content.’  Next, edit the content for any problems you …
It is inevitable that some people just completely disagree that you should spread your attention and effort between a hobby and an sustainable income. “I don’t want to do anything other than write!” “I’m not good at anything other than writing!” “If I don’t focus on my writing how can I ever expect to make …
                This month we are examining the duality that often accompanies the life of an artist. Last week we spoke about the struggle we sometimes encounter when we are deciding whether it is “right” to take on another job while still writing, in order to make money. This means that as artists we may have …
Money, music, and the struggles of pursuing your art                 We have spoken a lot about keys to success and how people define success differently on this blog over the past few months. This month we will look at the eternal conflict between the life of an artist and sustainable income. Nobody likes to talk …
Years ago no one cared to admit that they might have self-published a book.  Years ago, to self-publish meant that you didn’t “have what it took” to find that publisher willing to take on your book, and when you shared with a potential reader that your book was self-published, the chances grew that they would not buy …
Some people may wonder, how much money could I make as a writer? That question is up to the individual writer- and how much money you can make writing a book depends entirely on the book and how your readers see you. If you strongly believe in what you are writing about, then that will …
Writers need to make money.  If we didn’t then there would be a problem. For some, the only way to continue to write is to make money with what you do.  Consider also how others view your success. It’s great to have a book published, and it’s great to have something to show off to …
Money…  Ever needed it?  It’s even in Maslow’s hierarchy of needs- as one of the major things almost everyone needs, is money, and it’s second from the bottom, and so we all want it. I am sure you can say you want it, but have you ever needed it to do something with your writing, …
It boils down to this:  Making Money  Issues. No matter which way we put it we need to make money.  In fact if we are writing, there comes a time when it is either you do or you do not.  Some times writing a book can take years and more people will be wondering if …
Would you write only for the sake of money — or only for making more money? I’m sure you are thinking, I’m a writer, I write because I love what I do, I can’t think of a day when I don’t want to do what I love.  I love blogging, and social media, and being …
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