I just turned 31 today, and I'm so excited for what this year is going to bring. Check out my latest video where I take on a new challenge for the next 31 days.
“Just writing” – How a summer of writing is teaching me to do life better
This is one of a series of posts for my writing challenge, Minutes to a Better Book. You can read more about the challenge, and see all related posts here. I Wrote an average of 2.5-3 hours a day, for ten days... I've reached the 30-hour milestone for writing my books. I'm happy with the … Continue reading “Just writing” – How a summer of writing is teaching me to do life better
A Summer of Writing: Minutes to A Better Book
I write books as a hobby, and last month I had to push that hobby to the side. The school year was ending, and I spent the first two weeks of June wrapping up loose ends and taking trainings. I was busy, to say the least. The three days that followed were fraught with mental … Continue reading A Summer of Writing: Minutes to A Better Book
Why 300 hours of writing seems like a good idea . . .
For the last two weeks, I worked on promoting and participating in a 7-Day Reading Challenge. This summer, I plan on challenging myself with an experiment that I call Minutes to a Better Book. This long-term experiment involves dedicating 300 hours towards writing my books. Here’s why I'm doing it: Why am I choosing … Continue reading Why 300 hours of writing seems like a good idea . . .
Spend your Day Binge Reading or Sampling New Books – 7-Day Challenge – Day 06
Today's post is for the Day Six of the #ReadWithCurtis 7-Day Challenge. Today's bonus task is to binge read or sample new books.
Read all of my 7-Day Challenge Articles here.
Connect with another reader!
Today's post is for the Day Five of the #ReadWithCurtis 7-Day Challenge. Today's bonus task is to connect with another reader . . .
31 Questions to Help You Embrace the Challenges of Time-Consuming Work and Commitments
Work consumes time, and sometimes it takes us outside of our average working hours. Whether your task is creative, administrative, organizational, manual, or a combination of the above, any one of these 25 questions may help inspire you to embrace the challenges of your job, hobby, or side-hustle.
Even taking a silent minute to mentally answer one of these questions may change your day.
The 7-Day Reading Challenge Starts Soon. Are you in?
There is an easy way to build a consistent reading habit, and it starts with a few simple steps.
Abruptly changing is not enough . . . James Clear, Habit Change, and a 7-Day Challenge
Changing habits has to be one of the hardest challenges that a person can face. Forming a new habit takes sustained effort, and breaking bad habits could prove even more frustrating. This is why abruptly changing is not enough.
A 7-Day Reading Challenge May Be Just What You Need
Next week, starting on Monday, May 7th, I'm hosting a 7-Day Reading Challenge here, through Paper Palaces. This is a great way to refresh your reading habit, share what you are reading, and create new content for your blog or site, if you have one. The rules are simple. . .