Entries by jasecarns

Write What You Know

Mark Twain famously said: “Write what you know.” In this video, author Nathan Englander explains that Twain’s advice “write what you know” isn’t about events — it’s about universal emotions like love, loss, and longing. When you write what you know, you reveal your thoughts, ambitions, ideas and personality through your writing in a way that’s unique via your […]

Ray Bradbury on Writing Persistently

Ray Bradbury on Writing Persistently. American novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, screenwriter and poet, was born August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois. He graduated from a Los Angeles high school in 1938. Although his formal education ended there, he became a “student of life,” selling newspapers on L.A. street corners from 1938 to 1942, […]

Secrets To Content Creation

Watch Watch Marie Forleo explain 8 Secrets to Better, Quicker Content Creation Do you want to know the secrets to content creation? While social media tools like Facebook and Twitter and SEO strategies can build your audience, the best way to attract loyal visitors is to write great content. You must publish quality content week after week. All […]

The Best Books on Writing

  What are the best books on writing? In this video, Katie Schnack discusses her favorite books about the craft and art of writing. These books discuss the process of writing, character development, how to write fiction and non-fiction, using style and voice, and more. Katie’s work has been featured in Austin Lifestyle Magazine, Redbook Magazine, Thrillist.com, […]

Content Marketing: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Content Marketing: The Good the Bad and the Ugly Content marketing strategies are a hot topic these days. Some companies are good content marketers, some are bad, and some are just plain ugly. WHEN CREATING VIDEO, FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES: Give it the same title as that of your blog post title. All SEO Rules of writing […]

Britt Hysen Millennial Entrepreneurs

Britt Hysen Millennial Entrepreneurs. The Voice of Gen Y, Britt Hysen, joins John Phillips on NextGeneration TV to discuss Millennial Entrepreneurs and the trends in Millennial employment. From the LA underground art scene to Hollywood Red Carpets and the Liberty Movement, Britt Hysenhas been labeled The Voice Of Gen Y by her journalist peers for covering compelling stories […]