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Indie with Ease | Pauline Wiles
Mindset & Resilience

Cover Reveal: Indie With Ease

This is my first foray into nonfiction, combining lessons from publishing four books with key themes from the Serenity Project. Indie With Ease is aimed at writers, particularly those who want to pursue the self-publishing route but feel overwhelmed…

Mindset & Resilience

Guest Post at 85K90

My guest post today at the 85K Writing Challenge combines two topics close to my heart: writing and serenity. 5 Ways for a Writer to Recharge discusses the benefits of pausing during the writing process, to avoid burnout and…

A Boost of Motivation | Pauline Wiles
Mindset & Resilience

A Boost of Motivation

Sometimes, even though I don’t realize it, my motivation flags. Because writing often involves long-term projects which require months of work before seeing results, and because, frankly, my income from those projects is modest at best, it can be…

Stories on our faces
Mindset & Resilience

The Stories on Our Faces

A recent haircut led me to rethink my profile picture and author photo. Much to my surprise, the previous one turned out to be seven years old. So, ignoring all the advice about paying for professional photography (where’s the…

A Teacup Collection
Mindset & Resilience

The Funny Side of Reviews

We authors have a complicated relationship with online reviews. Mostly, I love them. For a relatively unknown writer, nothing is more helpful in persuading new readers to give me a try, than endorsements from others. I’ve been lucky so…