A positive world view despite tragedies

I choose to see the world as a loving place - Ayesha Hilton

I started writing this post before the Orlando massacre and felt compelled to finish it now. The other night, I went out to an intimate club to see my friend perform along with other talented female singer-songwriters. I hadn’t been out to see live music for many years. I bravely decided to rock up alone…

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When life gets overwhelming

Sometimes, life just gets overwhelming. As a mother, wife, sister, daughter, entrepreneur, writer/author, and woman, I’ve had to face a lot of things in the last few months. This has impacted on how I manage my business while doing life. I had to take a step back from marketing and promoting my business because I…

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Create an eBook from your blog posts with Beacon Books WordPress Plugin

Automatically Create an eBook from your Blog Posts I’ve been working with members of the free Blog to Book Challenge and many of them wanted to create a book from their old blog posts. So you can imagine how excited I was when I heard that there was a new tool to do this. Beacon…

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Coloring Books – Order Now for Christmas

FREE Shipping in AustraliaFREE Gift WrappingFREE Personalised CardOption to include Box of Pencils Order Now! Do you have friends who love coloring or might enjoy it but haven’t tried it yet?Let me help make Christmas giving easier. Order your copies of my coloring books today and I will wrap them, write a personlised gift card…

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Good Money Habits

The retreat I went on in Hawaii in October was run by the inspiring Rikka Zimmerman. I encountered her by chance in May this year and signed up for her money mastery program. Before the program could begin, she found out she had fourth stage cancer. She had seven tumours in her brain along with…

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Taking Time Out for Fun & Rest Fuels Your Business

A few weeks ago, I went on a retreat in Hawaii. I’d been longing to go on the retreat but the logistics weren’t working for me with a busy husband and two children. The Sunday night before the retreat, I presented a business case to my husband that included financials for the retreat and childcare…

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You’ve Finished Your Draft, What Next?

  “You can create a whole business around a book.  You just have to have the vision and do the work.” Ayesha Hilton Celebrate If you’ve written the first draft of your book, I’m going to do a very uncoordinated happy dance! Yay for you. Let’s take a moment and celebrate this. Do you realise…

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The Only Way to Write a Book is to Do It

“One thing that helps is to give myself permission to write badly. I tell myself that I’m going to do my five or 10 pages no matter what, and that I can always tear them up the following morning if I want. I’ll have lost nothing—writing and tearing up five pages would leave me no…

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Success Strategies for FAST Book Writing

  “Start telling the stories that only you can tell, because there’ll always be better writers than you and there’ll always be smarter writers than you. There will always be people who are much better at doing this or doing that – but you are the only you.” Neil Gaiman Create a Book Outline I…

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