Posted on 08/24/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Positive thinking is no substitute for hard work or perseverance. Nor is it easy in the face of a demanding career like...

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Posted on 08/15/2019 at 10:39 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We know our authors are smart, motivated, and hard-working. But who among us couldn’t use a good pep talk/kick in...

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Posted on 08/11/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You’ve heard “dance like nobody’s watching” (and perhaps, depending on your level of cynicism, r...

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Posted on 08/08/2019 at 11:31 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Judith Briles is a reformed multitasker, and she wants you to ditch the juggling act, too. Studies that dispel the myth...

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Posted on 08/05/2019 at 02:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you can get past the food cravings it inspires, the Pomodoro Technique might be the solution to any focus problems yo...

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Posted on 07/31/2019 at 11:22 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

No one — not us at Fussy, not the author of the post we’re about to share — will argue that authors sh...

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Posted on 07/14/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A writer’s own life can certainly serve as inspiration, whether it results in a memoir or the tiniest plot point i...

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Posted on 06/28/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A great deal of writing advice boils down to, essentially, just do it. Still, that’s easier said than done, especi...

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Posted on 07/04/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When our founding fathers first embarked on their fight for independence, events didn’t exactly unfold in their fa...

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Posted on 06/22/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Introverted writers may have read our recommendations on how to benefit from writing conferences with a healthy dose of...

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