5 Ways to Overcome Discouragement

When I was in my early 20s, I remember hearing a preacher put everyone under a pile of guilt bewailing the sin of “discouragement.” He said that discouragement, and its wicked cousin depression was akin to taking the mark of the beast. According this preacher, if you ever get discouraged, you’re pretty close to being exiled from [Read More...]

A Lesson We Can All Learn from Charles Manson

Young and up-and-coming authors often ask me for advice on the craft of writing. Especially the art of writing books. An oft-repeated question I get has to do with critics and how to deal with them. One must first understand that not all critics are created equal. There are three main types. And each one deserves a different [Read More...]

Seth Godin, Michael Hyatt, Jeff Goins, Sarah Mae, Pat Flynn – Free Book!


I was honored to contribute to a brand new book with fellow authors Seth Godin, Michael Hyatt, Jeff Goins, Pat Flynn, Sarah Mae, William Paul Young, Bob Goff, and many others. It’s called The Surprises of Success and you can get it FREE for a limited time. CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR FREE COPY [Read more...]

Blindsided by God

Peter Chin has written a book entitled Blindsided by God. In it, Chin explores the reality of suffering, the mystery of God’s ways, and why, even in the darkest times, there’s always reason for hope. I caught up with Peter recently to discuss his new book. Enjoy! Instead of asking, “What is your book about,” I’m [Read More...]