The Daily Port of Call: May 12, 2014

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Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find suggestions for surviving when you’re nearly there, Chuck Wendig’s advice for writer-types, and storytelling tips that work.

Check out these useful tips to survive when your project is nearly there.

“Luck is not a strategy.” Seth Godin explains how you can plan for the long haul.

Chuck Wendig says: “You’re going to die, writer-types. But you have now, right now, so use it.”

Your e-books function like a garden; here are tips to tend yours.

“The best stories aren’t about how the author feels. The best stories are about how the reader feels.” Read these storytelling tips that work.

Discover ways to use Quora to grow your blog.