Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for March 11, 2012. All links will open in a new tab or window, so feel free to click through and leave some love in the comments. Once you close that window, you’ll be right back here for more linky goodness.
The Creative Mindset
Chris Guillebeau is offering his manifesto, 279 Days to Overnight Success, free. Go download it!
Sharing Our Work
Writing Quote of the Week
Write. No amount of self-inflicted misery, altered states, black pullovers or being publicly obnoxious will ever add up to your being a writer. Writers write. On you go. -AL Kennedy
Writing Tips and Prompts
Charlie Jane Anders presents Brave Shows How to Create a Brand New Fairy Tale from Scratch posted at io9.
Emily Temple presents A Collection of Brilliant and Inspiring Letters from Famous Authors to their Young Fans posted at Flavorwire.
Ah Phung presents Want to be Successful? You Must First Learn to Fail posted at BigThink.
The Writing Excuses gang is once again taking questions from writers in this week’s podcast. Check it out.
Creative People Paying it Forward
The Business of Creativity
Laura Edgar presents 6 Ways to Make Money Writing posted at NerdWallet.
Iyabo Oyawale presents Authority Niche Blogging Series posted at Ask Iyabo Oyawale.com.
Claude Bouchard presents Coming Clean About My Twitter Success posted at Live Write Thrive.
Jason Boog presents 5 Ways to Promote Your Book Now posted at MediaBistro.
Spam of the Week
The spam has all been boring this week. Bummer!
That’s all for this week. Be sure to submit your article for next week’s Carnival of Creativity by Friday at midnight!
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