“The time is going to go no matter what you do so you might as well spend it doing something interesting.” – Dr. Guy Windsor
Today’s featured bestselling author is Consulting Swordsman, teacher, woodworker, and founder of The School of European Swordsmanship, Dr. Guy Windsor. Dr. Guy and I talk about his passion for recreating historical combat systems, being a full-time entrepreneur, and more!!
Key Thing’s You’ll Learn:
How Dr. Guy got into sword fighting and became an expert at it.
How a book can build your business and make you a better teacher.
The most challenging thing about publishing multiple books.
Why it pays to know when to pivot.
Dr. Guy’s Site: https://guywindsor.net/
Dr. Guy’s Books: https://www.amazon.com/Guy-Windsor/e/B0045B46SW/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_ebooks_1
Dr. Guy’s Podcast, “The Sword Guy Podcast”: https://theswordguy.podbean.com/
The opening track is titled, “Earth & Sea III” by Rukunetsu AKA Project R. To download the full track, click the following link. https://soundcloud.com/rukunetsu/earth-and-sea-iii-shenmue-3-rmix-2019
You May Also Like…
Ep. 393 – “Unlocking the Cage” with Mark Tullius (@MarkTullius): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/ep-393-unlocking-the-cage-with/
Ep. 355 – “One London Day” with Chris Humphreys (@HumphreysCC): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/355-one-london-day-with-chris-humphreys-humphreyscc/
Ep. 410 – “Research Scientist Turned Urban Fantasy Author” with Kristi Charish (@kristicharish): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/ep-410-research-scientist-turned-urban-fantasy-author-with-kristi-charish-kristicharish/
Ep. 340 – “A Single Light” with Tosca Lee (@ToscaLee): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/ep-340-a-single-light-with-tosca-lee-toscalee/
241 – “Highwayman” with MJ Preston (@MJPreston1): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/241-highwayman-with-mj-preston-mjpreston1/
143 - "Financial Self-Defense" with Ken Rupert (@K_E_Rupert): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/143-financial-self-defense-with-ken-rupert-k_e_rupert/
123 - "Caregiving & Earning a Financial Black Belt" with Ken Rupert (@K_E_Rupert): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/123-caregiving-earning-a-financial-black-belt-with-ken-rupert-k_e_rupert/
47 - "Black Belt Wealth" with Damion Lupo (@damionlupo): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/47-black-belt-wealth-with-damion-lupo-damionlupo/
Ep. 335 – “Last of the Gifted” with Marie Powell (@mepowell): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/ep-335-last-of-the-gifted-with-marie-powell-mepowell/
Ep. 361 – “Stark Reflections on Writing and Publishing” with Mark Leslie (@MarkLeslie): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/ep-361-stark-reflections-on-writing-and-publishing-with-mark-leslie-markleslie/
20 - "You Probably Won't Die" with Chris Aitken (@cfcatonsville): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/20-you-probably-wont-die-with-chris-aitken-cfcatonsville/
144 - "Legends of The Grail" with Ayn Cates Sullivan (@AynCateSullivan): https://www.goingnorthpodcast.com/144-legends-of-the-grail-with-ayn-cates-sullivan-ayncatesullivan/
Check out some of the more popular episodes below.
"Every reader has more books than they will read in their lifetime, and they will still buy more books today." - Honorée Corder
“The people who carry happy money are generally nice, generous, happy people.” – Ken Honda
“If you tell a story in the right way, it really has an impact.” – Ira Rosen
“Don’t let fear masquerade as wisdom.” – Angel Aviles
“Whatever you create, make it good art because somebody is going to find it and somebody is going to fall in love with it.” – Terry Shepherd
“To have a sense of humor is to be human.” – Art Bell
“Be radical and revolutionary about self-care.” – Dr. Ro
“Write as boldly as you can and don’t worry about what people will think.” – Tosca Lee
“If you want to find the happiest place on the planet, believe it or not, it’s the pocket of twitter where the authors hang out. Especially the fiction writers.” - Catherine Saykaly-Stevens
“Worrying will get you absolutely nowhere.” – Hank Phillippi Ryan
“No matter what you attract in accomplishments, it means nothing unless you build your life around who will be crying at your funeral.” – Simon T. Bailey
“Immediate gratification never creates lasting happiness.” - Douglas Vermeeren
Kindness is and always will be important.
Karma works both ways. Use it to your advantage by putting out as much good as possible for others.
“It’s one thing to know the gift, it’s another thing to nurture the gift.” – Dr. Ray Charles
Don’t assume that you will be a successful author without time, talent and or money.
“You cannot go to divorce court with your body.” - Kimberly Spencer
“Every book that I do has a purpose in mind.” - Nancy Solari
“Everything is a lot of work.” - Pamela Hilliard Owens
Solve people's pain point.
Making All Kinds of Life Gains