I highly recommend this book if, like most of us, you suffer from the human condition and want to do something about it.Leave a Comment
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Follow Mel Lee-Smith on Bloglovin! (Or don’t, I’m not your boss.) But, if you’re on Bloglovin, I’d love it if you showed me some love!…Leave a Comment
I traded passion, inspiration, and motivation for more money — and it was the worst trade deal in the history of trade deals, maybe ever.4 Comments
This week’s post is an oldie, but a goodie. Here’s some writing advice I learned from my Master’s degree in writing. Consider yourself lucky; I got myself into thousands of dollars of debt to learn this stuff, and now I’m sharing it with you for free. Am I nice or what?2 Comments
Ready to kick your inner critic in the teeth? Here’s how.One Comment
You shouldn’t step out of your comfort zone. You should stomp on it. Kill it with fire!2 Comments
Need some motivation to write your best work and become your best self? Here are 8 of the best TED talks for writers (and by writers!).2 Comments
Maybe I’m being a little harsh here, but I cringe when I see someone call themselves an “aspiring” writer. This is especially prevalent in the writing community on Twitter.5 Comments
Hi there! Welcome to the new and improved melleesmith.com. Thanks for stopping by. I changed some things to make the site work better for you.Leave a Comment
CW: This post discusses self-harm, addiction, and relapse.
Is there any worse feeling than going back to square one?
Yeah, there is – and that’s never leaving square one for a second, a third, perhaps a tenth time.One Comment