044 How to Become a Better Writer with Jeff Goins

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Today we are getting back to the fundamentals and talking about how to become a better more successful writer. 

And who better to talk to about this than Jeff Goins? Jeff a writer, speaker, and podcaster. He is the best-selling author of five books, including You Are a Writer (So Start Acting Like One) and Real Artists Don’t Starve (Affiliate Links). His award-winning blog GoinsWriter.com is visited by millions of people every year. Through his online courses, events, and coaching programs, he helps thousands of writers succeed every year. 

Questions:

  • One of the things you talk about in your book is that as writers we have to chose between creating and reacting. What do you mean by that?
    • Hot ones confessions. Celebrities focused on thier craft.
  • How do we make writing a habit? 
  • What does it mean to practice in public? Why is this so important? 
    • Freshmen Comp Class
    • Scott Siglar
  • Why do authors avoid getting feedback?
  • How do we make writing a habit? 
  • Does writing require suffering?
  • 5 Different Kinds of Platform

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2 Responses to 044 How to Become a Better Writer with Jeff Goins

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    Andrew Budek-Schmeisser October 1, 2019 at 6:37 am #

    I find that if I truly want
    to become a better writer,
    then happiness must be my vaunt,
    to bid my heart be lighter.
    There are no prizes for dismay
    or lurid sufferings thus evoked;
    ’tis optimism wins the day,
    and let drama take a joke.
    Art must be like life withal,
    and though the days be serious
    there can be joy before the fall,
    sincere and not delirious
    for tragedy requires loss,
    and God Himself has paid that cost.

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    C.L. Burger October 1, 2019 at 12:57 pm #

    Thank you. This was great! I always enjoy your podcasts.

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