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Thinking Of Writing A Book? Join Me For This Complimentary Author Training
Are you pondering the idea of writing a book? I remember being exactly in the phase you are today....
Write a Book… on the beach!
Coming to you live from my patio in the Bahamas! I’m the author of the book The Freedom Project,...
When The Freedom Project became a #1 international best seller
I’m so extremely happy, grateful and excited that my book The Freedom Project has become a #1 international best...
Thinking Of Writing A Book? Join Me For This Complimentary Author Training
Are you pondering the idea of writing a book? I remember being exactly in the phase you are today. Becoming a published author was one of my bucket list items. A dream I’ve had for many years. Even as a kid I dreamed of “making it” as a writer.... Read more
Canada Hasn’t Fallen: We’re Just Celebrating Thanksgiving
This weekend we’re celebrating Thanksgiving in Canada. As per usual, we’re a little ahead of the game here up North. At least that’s what we like to think up here. Not unlikely because very soon hell might freeze over once more. Might as well get Thanksgiving out of the... Read more
Why setting goals and being realistic are not the same thing
Keep your goals realistic, someone said. Sounds reasonable. Then again, the word “realistic” is derived from reality – something we perceive as real. With the past behind us and the future ahead of us, all we can perceive as real is now. So the objective of being real is to... Read more
What Carl Jung, photography and creative writing have in common
Do you think that creative writing is something you can learn? Many of the aspiring authors who join my Write a Book in a Week program ask me this question. They know they have a story to tell. Most of them are afraid they don’t have what it takes... Read more
6 reasons to not give up on your writing dream
The thought that I’m insane and should pursue a career that doesn’t stomp on my pride or demolish my ego has crossed my mind a few times since giving up on the comforts of full-time corporate employment. As a writer you have hopes of fame and fortune to comfort you at times, but... Read more
The Kids Are Back To School – Now What’s Next For You?
Can’t believe it’s September already. The kids are heading back to school. For some of you – they’re finally (!) heading back. Schools in Alberta Canada are (mostly) back to in-person education following the covid19 pandemic. Time to add something new for parents or anyone who felt they neglected what... Read more
How to generate a passive income from your book
Being a published author can open many doors for you that remained closed before. Let me show you how to open them.   Leverage attraction marketing to create extra income streams from a published book. Become a recognized authority in your field. My ebook “Author Success Blueprint” shows you... Read more
Why I love doing a 1000 projects at a time

Am I scattered? Someone literally asked me that question the other day. I do get bored easily, so I enjoy many different things – preferably at the same time. I’m just a Dutch guy, relocated to Canada and now living a creative life around the world. I’m also a travel hacker. Bestselling author. Award winning fine art photographer. Coffee addict.

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The Four M’s of Success
People who have studied, or even spent time with successful people have found certain traits that accounted to their achievements. These success techniques not only helped them forward but also kept them there – even in times of depression, recession or other personal disasters. Four of them are The Great... Read more
Is there a book in your future?

Today is the first Wednesday in a long time where I’m not hosting several webinars. Instead of hosting a webinar, I’m writing this post about some exciting changes to the Write a Book in a Week program I’ve developed, so if you ever considered the possibility of having a book in your future, read on! 🙂

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