WHY I DO SELF-PUBLISHING

Why I Suggest Self-Publishing To Every Thought Leader

  When I set off on the path of building my own platform, I decided to embrace self-publishing. In 2016, I set one major goal for 2017 – to write 12 paid books in. So far, I’ve written 5. I’m on course. Why did I choose self-publishing? The primary catalyst for me was being considered […]

AS A WRITER, DO YOU HAVE TO WRITE FOR FREE?

Writing For Free Or Not, There's Always A Benefit

  It gives you the opportunity to practice your art by putting in hours. It gives you exposure too, especially when you write for platforms that have great followership. Being a businessman in the writing industry comes with its own mindset. You have to purge yourself of the mindset of doing all your writings for […]

JANUARY 9 – POWER OF NETWORK AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

A Journey of Personal Development, Discovery and Evolution

Grandmother’s stories titillated our hearts to no end. Our compound in the village housed the three different families that made up my extended family, fenced in by high concrete walls. At the middle stood a native pear tree, called ube in our native language. It was under this ube tree that we gathered almost every […]

DEAR WRITER, YOU CAN MAKE MONEY VIA EBOOKS!

There's Not A Better Time To Start Making Money From Ebooks

  One ticklish issue I’ve observed amongst those who have perceived that they have a writing gift is locking into a conjecture of deciding that they are actually writers. They have an angled viewpoint that writers are born with pens in their hands at birth, hence their ability to craft literary pieces that send tingles […]

DEAR WRITER, DON’T COMPARTMENTALIZE YOURSELF

As A Christian, Must I Always Write Spiritual Pieces?

  In my journey as a writer, I discovered that the pieces I wrote which garnered the most engagements and virality were those I shared my personal experiences. Yes, it could be frightening to put the details of your life out there, unsure if anyone will like it or whether people will receive it with […]

LESSONS FROM A SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH

What I Learnt From Launching A Free Giveaway

Part of being a creative artist is the willingness to dive into doing work that might not work. When you’re standing on the edge of the unknown, it’s very natural to be afraid. I’ve tried so many things in my life, but a launch is always new to me. The light of possibilities created a […]

DEAR WRITER, YOU MUST CREATE TIME TO WRITE!

Creating Time To Write Can Accelerate Your Writing Career

That’s the best advice I’ve ever received since I decided to embrace writing fully as a professional career. That advice turned to be one that lighted my path so brightly.   Creating time to write daily can be one habit that you will cherish so dearly as a professional writer. Just as we make time […]