Goins, Writer

On Writing, Ideas, and Making a Difference

Want to Succeed as a Writer? You Have to Pick Yourself

Stop Waiting to be Picked

It’s time to stop waiting and invest in yourself. It’s time to go pro.

And that begins by not letting your obstacles stop you and finding a way to get around a group of writers who can encourage you and hold you accountable. It also means following a proven process that you can trust.

Pursuing Your Art Full-Time: An Interview With Cassia Cogger

Pursuing Your Art Full-Time: An Interview With Cassia Cogger

One of the things I admire most about today’s guest is her voice as a true artist. I also value her experience in business, entrepreneurship, and raising a family. Cassia Cogger is an artist, an entrepreneur who has taken her art online, an author and a wife and mother. For Cassia, art has always been a part of her life, and an artist is who she has always been. Her biological father was an artist who was always creating when she was with him, and her paternal grandmother encouraged her to follow in his footsteps. However, when it was time […]

Yes, You Can Make a Living Writing

Yes, You Can Make a Living Writing

For years, I’ve taught tens of thousands of writers the steps it takes to go from floundering in obscurity to turning their writing into a viable vocation.

This past week, I shared with you a series of resources that walked you through the first three of those steps.

And now, this week, I’m hosting a live training where I’ll teach you the WHOLE process — everything I’ve learned from coaching thousands of struggling writers, helping them succeed — and how you can follow in their footsteps.

3 Steps You Can Take Today to Start Making a Living Writing

The First 3 Steps You Can Take to Make a Living Writing

Since the last Tribe Writers class I taught in October, I’ve been busy. In the months since, I’ve spoken with hundreds of writers, asking them where they are getting stuck and how to work through those challenges.

I’ve been coaching, teaching, and learning a lot — all with the intent of better helping you, my dear reader and fellow writer.

I’ve been studying the methods of successful writers from all genres, and what I’ve developed is a 12-step roadmap that will help just about any struggling writer break through to the next level.

How One Writer Landed a $220,000 Book Contract Without Being Famous

How One Writer Landed a $220,000 Book Contract Without Being Famous

I am consistently amazed by what many writers think is not possible. For instance, the other day I was talking to someone who wanted to get a book published and start making money writing. But at some point someone told her she couldn’t do that.

“You won’t make more than a few bucks off your first book,” one author told her.

“That’s not true,” I said.

And then I told her the story of Benjamin Hardy…