Add New Post Save draft Preview(opens in a new tab) Publish Add title Sing Your Own Praises No One Else Will Like many writers, I am rubbish at advertising. I don't have the coincidence to sign my own praises. I constantly wonder if I am selling too much or not enough.
I have always said that I would never pick a niche to write under, especially on Medium. My other projects and newsletters are related to one niche. Medium has always been my go to place for all thoughts. Recently, though it has become evident that one type of article makes far more than others
Most writers, write because they love words. Doesn’t mean you have to use them all in one article though. There is an art to being succinct at stating your points. If we are to respect the readers of our work, then we need to get to the point.
There is a tendency for writers to get comfortable with writing on one platform. As the saying goes never put all your eggs in one basket. It has become clear over the last couple of months that Medium does not have the authority it once had. I don't say this lightly, as I have always supported Medium. You can no ignore however how low the reads and engagement now is.
The joy of reading the works of others, what does it teach us? Reading like a writer is an essential skill for all to have. Reading however for me is not about improving my writing. For me, it is an escape to another world, a release from the tragedy that is life. One of my earliest, … Continue reading What Reading Does For Writers
Time is a constant barrier, for many of us who do not write as a full-time hustle. Some applications and techniques can help us all cut down on the time writing takes. These are essential as they help us become more productive. The better we use our time the better the results.