Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
I’ve been working on my about page on-and-off for over a month now. It’s harder than I expected, especially since I’m not 100% certain of the theme for this blog. Last time I tried starting this blog –over a year ago– this is the exact point where I got stuck and never continued.
To prevent that from happening again I’m giving myself a deadline — one week. Good or bad; I’m going to publish it. I found a good and simple template for making an “About Me” page in Michael Hyatt’s book “Platform.” I’ll give it a try.
If you’re like me, you enjoy setting goals, but have a hard time following through. I usually make goals in December. I start off January focused like a laser. But by the end of February I don’t even remember my goals! Next thing you know it’s December again and the cycle repeats itself. Desperate for something … Read more
Fear. Every time I sit down to write a blog post it happens. As I’m writing those first words it feels as I’m being bombarded by a storm of fearful thoughts designed to stop me from continuing. The experience is almost paralyzing and sometimes I lose the battle, get “distracted,” and stop writing. The thoughts are normally — … Read more
Success is your duty, right, and obligation.
As for my next magic trick, I have to choose a blogging persona. I wish it were that easy. But what I understand is that a blogging persona helps improves our writting voice by focusing the perspective from which we communicate. Identifying the right voice should help us consistently speak with more authenticity. And if done correctly, this should reduce the confusion readers … Read more