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The 5 Steps to Writing a Book
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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I’ve read many books about writing. My favorites are William Zinsser’s On Writing Well, Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art and Anne Lamott’s Bird by Bird. All terrific books.

I thought, then, I’d share my five step plan for…

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Bread Crumbs
Al Andrews
By Al Andrews
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Not long after our first child was born, some friends arrived at our door with a gift and a loaf of freshly baked bread.  Soon, the bread’s aroma began to fill the room and within minutes I was transported to another time and another place where I had smelled this bread before.

I found myself in the home of my grandparents on…

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My Rookie Mistake and How I Handled It
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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In my most recent book, I lifted a quote without knowing it. It was only a sentence:

“A ship at harbor is safe, but that’s not what…

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Welcome to the New Blog
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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The Storyline Blog was created to help you live a better story with your life. And for us, that means gaining mental clarity by remembering priorities and executing a plan to live into them.

By mental clarity, I mean honing down on…

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We will need your help to change the world…
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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It may seem we’ve been quiet over the last couple months, but the truth is we’ve been working feverishly. On September 13th, we are launching a quiet, new community of people living better stories with their lives. Here’s what you can expect in the next couple weeks:   1. A NEW BOOK: I’ve taken all […]

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Thank you, Tara Brown!
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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About eight years ago I hired an assistant who streamlined my work and my life. Because of Tara Brown, Storyline went from a little conference to a small business, and my time went from a few spare minutes to whole weeks of creative openness. I often refer to Tara as my left Brain. She’s proof […]

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What’s Coming Up for Storyline!
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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We’ve let the ground settle for a couple months around here. It’s an important process, I believe, to let the ground recover from years of harvesting. And now we’ve planted the seeds that will soon break the ground and we couldn’t be more excited. The writing life really is like farming. If you keep planting […]

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Announcing Huge Changes to the Blog!
By Donald Miller
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Do Negative People Get Attention While Positive People Lead?
By Donald Miller
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Want to Bring Blue Like Jazz to Your City? Here’s Your Chance.
By Donald Miller
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Need to Manage Your Relationships? Consider Friendly Fridays.
By Donald Miller
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