Posts tagged Growth Mindset
A day job could be the secret to finishing your novel.

Virginia Woolf was famous for saying "a woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.” Wendy J. Fox agrees. Her working-class upbringing set her straight when it came to money – but then the cost of education and healthcare steered her into debt. She relied on a good day job in marketing to pay off her loans and give her the security she needed to focus on creative writing – And then she wrote a Buzzfeed top-pick novel.

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Spreadsheets, Google Docs, and Mailchimps – oh my!

In August I will celebrate the first month that I will replace my day job income from – you guessed it – writing. I enacted a new series of habits and routines that I discovered through some very affordable online courses on how to earn a living by freelance writing. I found the affordable systems of support and began to LEARN BY DOING, not by expecting perfection.

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