Category Archives: projects

Wind Up, Wind Down

Lately, I’m finishing up or getting started on lots of projects .  Tracking progress can go better when I’m accountable to someone else.  Quick highlights below. Recently finished: Another semester teaching.  Fun classes, good students! Harrisburg Art Walk.  Met some … Continue reading

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Track Your Progress

One of the ideas in my upcoming book is that sometimes it helps to list the progress that we make.  Without some way to track progress, we can feel like we’re just spinning our wheels.  This happens to me a … Continue reading

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My Book Is Done!

This morning I finished a book. Celebrate Your Wins! is finished. Done. I shall now practice what I preach. Whoooooo-hoooooooo!!!!! Next up, file wrangling to turn the finished document into the formats that CreateSpace and Kindle want.  Lots of decisions … Continue reading

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Why G. Hunter Hanks?

Why G. Hunter Hanks? People should know my name, not a pseudonym. On the other hand, the bookshelves, especially the sci-fi and fantasy sections, already have several really skilled Greg’s and Gregory’s. Since my middle name is Hunter, I can … Continue reading

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Finding a Good Example

Today I’m tempted to slack off a bit.  I’m partway through revision for the next book (Celebrate Your Wins!), and partway through a larger project is sometimes when I run out of steam.  One day’s progress more or less isn’t … Continue reading

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2015, the Year of My Wild Success, Part 2

So what are typical activities for this wildly successful year? What does this look like? Well, today is the ___ day of my year. I can’t change yesterday. I’m not promised tomorrow or even the sunset, though I have goals … Continue reading

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2015, the Year of My Wild Success, Part 1

2015 is my year. The year of my wild success. The year that I succeed, wildly, in my writing and crafting and teaching and everything. I’m happy to share the year with you. Time exists equally for everyone, no matter … Continue reading

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Stamp Collage Bookmarks

Since I’ve stopped gardening for the winter, I’ve been making postage stamp collage bookmarks.  It gives me some variety and adds a bit of art to the world.  They’re all real U.S. postage stamps, and each bookmark is patriotic themed … Continue reading

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Difficult

The ancient Roman Seneca said, “It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that things are difficult.”   How many times do we talk ourselves out of trying?  How … Continue reading

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Lightning Strikes Twice, Part II

I recently posted that now you can get my urban fantasy novel as an ebook and read it on a multitude of  (really cool) devices (all those slick phones and tablets and whatnot). If you’re keeping track, that’s three ebook … Continue reading

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