Tag Archives: time management

Time Management Tip: “YES Makes Less”

If you’ve never heard of Steven Pressfield or Shawn Coyne, you’re missing out on some amazing lessons. Pressfield wrote The War of Art (edited by Coyne) and they often blog about creativity. This last week, in Why and How Creative People Say No, they referenced … Continue reading

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8 Parenting Tips from Janet Fitch (Author of White Oleander)

For those of you who don’t know who Janet Fitch is, she wrote White Oleander (which was made into a movie starring many actresses you know) and Paint It Black. I’ve also seen Ms. Fitch speak at the L.A. Times Festival of … Continue reading

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K is for Kicking My A$$ ~ How To Cope With Being Overcommitted ~ #AtoZchallenge

Welcome to More Cowbell! Today is Thoughty Thursday when we examine whatever topic is kicking around in my brain for the week. This week, as I… Get ready for the DFW Conference Act as the April blog mistress for Writers … Continue reading

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If You Can’t Find Anything in the New #Triberr, You’re In the Right Post! #AtoZchallenge

Welcome to Techie Tuesday here at More Cowbell! This is the day each week when I unleash my inner geek and we talk about some groovy piece of technology or a technical point of writing. You can probably tell from … Continue reading

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Blogging Q&A + My Timesaving BFF in WordPress (The Dashboard)

Welcome to More Cowbell! Today is Thoughty Thursday when we examine whatever topic is kicking around in my brain for the week. First of all, I want to thank all of you who voted for Rapunzel in the March Movie … Continue reading

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A Recipe for Making Time – Guest Post by Jess Witkins

Photo from SriKumar.com Welcome to Life List Friday here at More Cowbell! It’s going to be a day of inspiring posts for y’all. Life Lists just kind of work that way… What? You’ve never heard of a “life list?” Click … Continue reading

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Triberr Part 5: The Boneyard and Other Tribe-y Hot Spots

Welcome to Techie Tuesday here at More Cowbell! This is the day each week when I unleash my inner geek and we talk about some groovy piece of technology or a technical point of writing. This is the last Triberr … Continue reading

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Rockin’ the Emergency Room Row

My first week of #ROW80 was a mixed bag. On the plus side I posted five blogs (rather than four) and focused on writing in a very communal way. I was excited all week by my Team #Row80 pals who … Continue reading

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Is Your Blog Eating You Alive?

Are you a blogger who feels like you and your time are being slowly eaten alive by your blog? I ask because I have several friends whose blogs are giving them panicky, vengeful feelings. I just read a post yesterday by … Continue reading

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