Goins, Writer

On Writing, Ideas, and Making a Difference

Why do Ideas Spread? 5 Factors that Make a Difference

Why do Ideas Spread? 5 Factors that Make a Difference

As a writer, your creative success depends not only on coming up with great ideas. But also with getting those ideas seen and heard by your target audience.

Practice Doesn’t Always Make Perfect

Practice Doesn't Always Make Perfect

This is the fourth lesson of an eight-week book study I’m hosting live on The Art of Work. Be sure to join the book study so that you don’t miss next week’s lesson, and join the conversation live!

108: Destroying the Myth of Solitary Genius with Keith Sawyer

108: Destroying the Myth of Solitary Genius with Keith Sawyer

The creative process is one of the most significant challenges you will face as a creative. Whether you’re a writer, designer, or web developer, you will regularly face the pressure of creating something new.

Are You Doing What You Were Meant to Do?

Are You Doing What You Were Meant to Do?

I believe life, in many ways, is a journey of discovering what you were meant to do and then doing it to the best of your ability. When your interests, abilities, and opportunities overlap, you’re often looking at an area of calling. The problem is most of us aren’t doing what we feel called to […]

How to Keep Writing When You Want to Quit

You’re at your desk and the words just aren’t flowing. You feel like getting up and walking away from your writing… and never coming back. However much you love writing, it’s hard at times. It can feel like a relentless, unrewarding slog.