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The secret to your perfect writing space isn't what you thought.

Your Writing Space Doesn’t Need Another Plant.

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What’s with writers & their spaces, anyway? You know that mythical perfect spot you imagine will make writing easy and comforting and PERFECT? Well…it’s not real. You can’t find a place that will magic away the difficulties of writing, but the yearning for a perfect writers’ space endures. We all covet a perfect writing space…

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Free-writing isn’t what you think it is…at least not completely.

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What is free-writing? Right. That’s a good starting point isn’t it? If you’re not familiar with the way I suggest you use free-writing, here’s a short primer. Free-writing is a perfect first step for people who want to be able to write without enduring that feeling – you know the one: The drop in the pit…

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Website Redesign Mistakes

Don’t Screw up Your Website Redesign – Like I almost did.

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We have this great opportunity in the world of today, to share what we do and sell and think online. It’s amazing and powerful and unheard of and…we hear about it. All. The. Time! Every other email I get tells me about the, “Power of ONLINE BUSINESS,” like it’s a cure-all for the struggles of the 21st Century.…

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Impostor Syndrome blog post for entrepreneurs and creatives

Don’t listen to Impostor Syndrome; You aren’t JUST anything.

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Impostor syndrome describes high-achieving individuals who have an inability to internalize their accomplishments and a persistent fear of being exposed as a “fraud”. Sound familiar? It should; a lot of entrepreneurs, creatives & world changers have some form of impostor syndrome. We work hard, & we do cool things. Then we hear lots of kudos for…

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4 Ways to Change the World realistically and effectively

After the year we just had, there’s a lot of pressure to Change the World | Free Printable

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It’s been a tough year, right? I don’t know if we could design a more difficult world to feel at peace in, if we tried. From referendums against peace accords, to Brexit & elections shockers – From pipelines bursting to beautiful Voices silenced by death: our world is sometimes completely unloveable, ammirite? My first advice is…

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Before you hire a website designer you need this

Before you hire a Website Designer…you need to do this!

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I remember when I decided to first open up a website for my business & blog…. I couldn’t afford to hire a website designer, so I went to Creative Market & searched for days to find a theme that would work – without any real idea of what “work” even looked like. I finally bought one…

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Author:

Kris Windley

I'm a writer, editor, illustrator, teacher, mother of two and enthusiastic cat-belly snuggler.

I write about Writing, Business and Blogging...and sometimes about Changing the World. 

Because if you're going to worry about commas and cash flow and social shares, you can pay attention to empathy and kindness too, right?

xo
Kris

Contents

  • Blog Archive

    This is the Blog Home Archive where you will see the most recently published articles and links to article categories.

  • Writing Skills

    Articles to help you develop your writing process, practice and skills - and figure out how to use them to change the world.

  • Blogging Tips

    Articles to help you use your online stage effectively and ethically - while having a bit of fun.

  • Your Brand Voice

    Articles and Resources to help you find your brand voice - and use it in your small business or not-for-profit organization to make a big impact.

  • Change the World

    Articles and Resources to help you take your mission, small business or writing skill and turn it into an engine for change in the world around you.