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Motivation 101 for Writers

Motivation 101 for Writers

Motivation is a major issue to writers. What motivates you? This Motivation 101 for Writers Chalk Talk will help you think through the process so you can become a more efficient writer. I have written...

Do books have a life of their own

Do Books Have a Life of Their Own?

Do books have a life of their own? If this is what happens in a small Toronto bookstore, can you imagine what happens late at night in an Amazon warehouse? This fun video reminds us that...

Vonnegut On How To Plot Fiction

Vonnegut On How To Plot Fiction

Vonnegut on how to plot fiction is a joy to watch because it is a combination of simplicity and genius. Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) was one of the greatest writers in the late 20th century. His...

Why Many Books Don't Sell

Why Many Books Don’t Sell

Why many books don’t sell?  The answer is simple. New authors think they need only post their book on Amazon to become a best seller. Nothing could be further from the truth. This Chalk Talk...

J.K. Rowling Inspires Writers

J.K. Rowling Inspires Writers

J.K. Rowling Inspires Writers as she delivers the 2008 Harvard Commencement Address on “The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination.” She inspires Harvard Grads and all writers with her wonderful story. Today, she...