Category Archives: Writing

Research is Easier with a Guiding Question

Research can be daunting.  Sometimes people get frustrated or overwhelmed.  A guiding question really helps because it focuses the research.  That is, you look for the answer to your question.  It also helps judge the usefulness of sources.  If the … Continue reading

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Synopsis for Celebrate Your Wins

I’ve been working a lot this week to get ready for my first craft show this year.  I’m really excited about my new book.  Here’s the synopsis for Celebrate Your Wins: Steps to More Happiness and Productivity. Most everyone can … Continue reading

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You Can Find My Latest Book on Amazon and Create Space

You can find my latest book on Amazon and Create Space.  Here are the links: Paperback Kindle/Ebook In the wide world of Amazon, if you’re searching by title, you may need to add part of the subtitle to distinguish it.  … 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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Celebrate Your Wins Coming Soon!

I’ve run into a lot of brick walls, metaphorically, and learned a lot.  Celebrate Your Wins is a motivational book of advice that has grown out of those learning experiences.   Anyone looking to be happier or more productive could … 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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Mile Marker

Progress! Today I finished (this round) of revision for my new book.  Yes, I did a little victory dance.  Next steps are register it with the copyright office and send it to peers to review. Then more revision and editing… … Continue reading

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