What’s Fun? May 30, 2019

What’s fun for you on social media?

The wonderful Annie F. Downs told the hope*writers during a teaching yesterday that she had one main piece of advice for social media:

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Halfway May 27, 2019

Today I am half way through my Social Media Calm writing challenge as a part of #the100dayproject!!

This comes at a perfect time, when we’re taking a moment to thank and commemorate...

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Publish May 24, 2019

Is your dream to get published?

This may sound silly but the thing I thought was the most unattainable about writing a book was having enough words to say about anything to fill all those...

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Slant May 23, 2019

What’s your unique slant?

Your unique way of seeing the world is what makes it interesting to us.

In the marketing world, I’ve also heard it said like this:

It’s not what you...

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Reader May 22, 2019

Do you care if people read your posts? 

That’s a complicated question.

Of course I would love for everyone to thoughtfully read and consider everything I post but that’s just not...

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Plot Twist May 21, 2019

Social media life is rife with plot twists. You’re humming along, doing your thing and then BOOM – there’s this new video thing everyone’s doing. Or, you open your Stories...

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Motivation May 20, 2019

My go-to never-fail post:

#MondayMotivation

Positivity is always welcome. Everyone needs a lift on Monday. These are usually my best performing posts of the week.

What else can’t fail on...

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Rewrite May 19, 2019

What if we rewrite the stars?

This is one of my favorite songs from The Greatest Showman.

So many things seem impossible until we try.

Scratch that. We think things are impossible when it’s...

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Note May 18, 2019

Social media is all ME, ME, ME.

I’m guilty of this. Since I have to create so much content and make sure it’s all posted and shared at certain times, I forget about the social part of...

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Word Count May 17, 2019

Writers talk about word count but on social media, it’s characters that count.

Limiting characters is kinda Twitter’s thing so everyone knows about that, but did you know the character...

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Idea May 16, 2019

Hey, that was my idea! [cry face]

If you’ve ever created anything online, you’ve probably experienced this. You have a great idea, get ready to hit publish and then a post comes across...

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Flow May 15, 2019

Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi teaches people are happiest when they are in a state of flow – when so immersed in an activity they lose complete sense of time or knowledge of...

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