Words On My Radar is a weekly post on the C2C that features articles written by some of the best bloggers out there on the subjects of writing, life, and blogging.
Words On My Radar This Week
Stack The Odds In Your Favor: How To Have Perfect Timing When Pitching via @LFormichelli
A brilliant post on how to have the perfect timing when you are pitching. This post works for everyone: freelance writers, fiction writers, and even non-writers. This is a perfect example of how “setting yourself up for success” can really pay off.
The Biggest Mistake Writers Make And How To Avoid It via @WriterUnboxed
The mistake is a simple one, but it is oh so dangerous. A surprisingly thorough and comprehensive post on the importance of mastering”the storytelling part” of storytelling.
How I Got A Literary Agent via @thecreativepenn
I get a lot of questions from my readers about literary agents. I am not at that stage of the writing process yet so that’s why I haven’t commented on it, but friend of the C2C, Joanna Penn, has a great breakdown for those of you who are at that stage.
Enrich Your Writing By Keeping It Simple via @write_practice
This is a very important lesson. Master it and your writing will get so much better.
Sleep Like A Baby via @zen_habits
Leo tackles sleep.
Be Smart About How You Use Your Personal Development Information via @positivityblog
Some great advice on how to implement self-help books and self-help tools in your life.
Extracting Pearls of Wisdom From “The Scenes” of Your Life via @AlwaysWellWithn
Why It’s Vital That You Put Your Blog Into A Category via @JudyLeeDunn
If you have a blog, you must read this post. This is one of the biggest mistakes I see bloggers make. Don’t be one of those bloggers.
The Real Count of Monte Cristo via @TheDailyBeast
A fascinating tale of Alexander Dumas’ real father, whose intriguing story surpasses that of Dumas’ fictional character, Edmond Dantes (from the classic book The Count of Monte Cristo).
11 Inspiring Roald Dahl Quotes via @HuffPost
Happy Birthday Roald Dahl!