Productivity The Writing Life

Music to Write By

Back when my children were children, and doing homework, I was against music accompanying their studies. They played it loud, and it annoyed me. When I was in school, I studied in silence. They could do the same. These days, there is more and more support for using music to improve study and learning. Of […]


Do You Have Goals, or Milestones?

We’re taught that Goals should be SMART. I’ve taught that for decades. You know: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Trackable or Time-bound. Then all is happy and bright. Well, not really. Having a goal is only the beginning of the productivity process. That goal is now the target at which your efforts aim. I used […]