Howard Wand

Howard Wand


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Check out these pages.

“BLOG & ARTICLES”   — Helpful articles by Howard or guests.  Guest articles are welcomed.  No subject is off limits and the “One Rule” always applies.  

“AUTHOR BOOKS/INFO”  Details on my fiction and non-fiction books.

“CONTACT”  –  A form to contact us directly.

“SONGWRITING/SONGS PAGE”   — My  songs in different genre in MP3 format. One song “Queen of Baton Rouge” was used in a DVD movie – “How to Date Beautiful Women”  available on Amazon.com – Beautiful Women).

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Enjoy every moment, every touch you feel.  Tomorrow is just a promise, but today you live for real.  Don’t let it slip away.


1,148 Responses to HOME

  1. Roberta says:

    I’m a writer too and it’s always challenging. I enjoy your fine articles and liked your book. The biggest challenge and effort new writers have is doing aggressive promoting of their book(s). Looking forward to more and I’ll stay tuned.

  2. Sophie says:

    Your articles always give me pause and I learn something from them each time. Thanks for the helpful info.

  3. Dennis says:

    Very interesting blog posts. I enjoy them and liked your song page. You have some great songs. Wish you the best of luck with your book.. Tnx..

  4. Dennis says:

    Also meant to mention that I look forward to yr book Kincaid — Read the foreword and it sounds most interesting..

  5. David says:

    Haven’t seen as many posts as normal. Keep em coming as they are interesting.

  6. Phillip says:

    Enjoy your posts and enjoyed listening to some of your songs, especially If That’s Not Love. Like the idea of “One Rule” good job.

  7. Porter says:

    Nice post. I check your blog constantly and I’m impressed! Very helpful info. I use the information a lot. Thanks and good luck.

  8. Jesse says:

    Thank You for all the helpful information you provide. It is most appreciated.

  9. Sandy says:

    Sometimes I try to post on the blog page but end up here on the home page.. hope it comes out.. Very nice site with good reads. Visited your songwriting page and wonder why you don’t get some top artists to look these over. They are very good. Good luck.

  10. Francis says:

    Keep up the good work Howard.. I always enjoy your informative articles

  11. Francis says:

    Enjoy your site and your great articles. You need to post more because they are helpful

  12. Richard says:

    First time visitor and enjoyed your site and read some previous articles. Your song page was fun too.

  13. Mario says:

    More bloggers should provide the great info that you post. You can see that you give a lot of thought to your subject before writing it. Your site was recommended to me and glad I dropped by.

  14. Rebecca says:

    Hi Howard — I’m looking forward to the release of yr action adventure book. Sounds interesting.. Have a wonderful summer.. Rebecca

  15. Alfonso says:

    Nice website and articles keep up the good info.. it’s very helpful.

  16. Teri says:

    Hi Howard — keep up the interesting articles. Your site keeps improving and hope more comments are posted. One Rule that you wrote is a great read.

  17. Dyan says:

    Just wanted to give you a shout out to say I enjoy visiting yr site and reading the articles. Well done amigo..

  18. Alan says:

    I would like to see more Blog posts from you and see you changed the page some. You always have good input.. keep it comin..

  19. Owen says:

    Howard, keep up your writing and songwriting.. I noted you had some problems on the Blog & Articles page which was yr Commentary but looks fixed. Regards..

  20. Sally says:

    I’m really enjoying the design and layout of your blog. It’s a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a developer to create your theme? Outstanding work!

  21. Felicia says:

    After checking out a few of your blog posts, I appreciate your technique of writing a blog. I bookmarked it to my bookmark website list and will be checking back in the near future. Take a look at my web site too and let me know your opinion.

  22. Mark says:

    Cool web site you have got right here.

  23. Winston says:

    Thanks for the benefit of this colossal informative website. There is a lot to learn and you are helping the process.

  24. Owen says:

    I did some research on some of the articles you have written and found out that they hold up to scrutiny and are well supported. Good job Howard..

  25. Adam says:

    I like and enjoy your site. Hope your books do well as you deserve success.

  26. Leslie says:

    This is an excellent blog and worthy of my time investment Hope you release more books. Read One Rule and learned a lot for the future. It is amazing how many people ignore this basic but essential rule. Keep plugging.

  27. Sharon says:

    I’m a writer myself and it’s not easy. You do a great job with your articles and book. Promoting the book seems to be the main challenge.. right? Will keep watching…

  28. Darlene says:

    Yes we are either stupid or crazy because we keep doing the same things over and over and don’t seem to learn.. Why is the obvious so difficult for so many people.. best regards

  29. Alan says:

    It’s a great article and hope you get some supportive feedback.. Common sense is a thing of the past and the snowflakes are taking over… lol..

  30. Adam says:

    Hoping all is well in your world. Keep up the interesting articles. They are very informative. Good luck.

  31. Shawn says:

    I enjoyed the interesting article on your commentary page. People don’t give enough thought to these areas of their lives.

  32. Lana says:

    I miss your weekly articles and hope you’ll be posting some new ones.. Have a great week.

  33. Olive says:

    You have put together a nice web site. I spent time reading yr articles and enjoying some of your songs. Hope people appreciate all you have accomplished. Keep it goin’..

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Blog & Articles


WHY OTHERS DO WELL —   While you keep struggling

        By Howard WandHoward Wand

Do you ever wonder why others are doing so much better than you, yet have no more talent than you?  There is a simple step they have learned that propels them and makes work and life so much easier. Isn’t this step something you would like to include in your walk through life?

Too often we think that others are able to accomplish so much because they have some mental or physical ability above the rest of us.  They seem to work faster and better than you do.  Yet as you get to know them, you see no more talent than you possess.  Maybe their secret is less complicated than you realize.  They are not obsessed with their work, or at being better than others.  It is that added simple step that makes the difference.

ADD A SIMPLE STEP:  You can amass talent and productivity by adding the simple step called “habit”.  You have daily habits you give little thought to because you do them unconsciously.  As a result they require little effort or mental acuity.  Although you don’t need to mark them down as a reminder, your parents may have been the influence to developing habits such as to brush your teeth, make the bed, clean up your room, or do a daily assigned task.  You became very good at it because it was a routine that became a “habit” you knew and performed well with ease.

DAILY REMINDER:  If you are going to embark on new things in life, a reminder will initially be required.  You can use a large calendar that lets you check off each day that the new habit is performed.  The key is to do it every day and never break the “habit”.  If you want to accomplish something you must perform that assigned task every day until it becomes an easy habit.  You assign a time frame such as an hour a day to do it consistently.  If you are a writer, you agree to write so many words each and every day, regardless of where you are or other tasks before you.  Soon you’ll have a routine that becomes a habit you never break.

NOBODY IS PERFECT:   Nobody says your writing has to be excellent each day but you write for an hour and worry about upgrading the quality later.  It would be the same procedure for a song writer, or any other career choice.  It could be reading a law or medical book, or other career routine that improves your knowledge.  If you do it every day and never break your “routine” it becomes a “habit”.  A 365 hour “habit” per year eliminates confusion, procrastination, and makes you more productive without stress.  Your habit becomes your norm, and you happily do it every day.  You have programmed your mind not to break established routine, and your road to success becomes smooth and enjoyable.

A HABIT IS NOT WORK:  When a new habit is chosen and a routine established that you never break, it becomes natural and is performed unconsciously.  It’s not work, it’s a habit you enjoy doing without any reminder needed.  It isn’t important that every habit is performed to perfection every day because some days it is not possible.  What is important is that you follow your routine daily.  The results ultimately compound themselves because of your consistency.

This is how others seem to succeed so well with such little effort, because unknown to others, they have habits they routinely do every single day.

START SMALL:  It is not as difficult as it might sound.  Regardless of the project or objective you’ve chosen, time and a consistent routine, is the simple step to reach your goal  Start small and develop your first routine that becomes a habit.  As you have need for others, add them slowly and do them every day preferable at the same time.  The key is to maintain the chain of habits you established.  With just an hour a day, you will be amazed at how much you can accomplish and the ease with which it will be done.

Isn’t it time you got started developing habits that put you on your road to incredible achievements?

NOTE:   Post your comments. Help others improve their lives and relationships.    You can now post on this page below.  Previous posts were going to the Home Page.

(Copyright Howard Wand – Author “One Rule” Simple Secrets to Success and Better Relationships)  Click on  Author/Book Page for info on this and other books:  To purchase or write a review go to  Amazon:  http://amzn.to/20zE2QX   

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PREVIOUS ARTICLES:  Click the links below for a few of the latest articles.

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Contact Howard if you need some lyrics — “Country, Rock, Soft Rock, Ballads, Soul, Blues, or a song written to your  “Hook Line.”  

SONG OF THE WEEK:   “The New America”

Enjoy this song I wrote regarding the current situation in America.  Click the “arrow” on the link below.  Please post your thoughts on the bottom of the page. 

“The New America”  (Click on the “arrow” below)


Song Demos  –   Below you will find more samples of his songs for your enjoyment.  Enjoy “Queen of Baton Rouge” – used in a movie, and — “If That’s Not Love”

Follow or friend him on Facebook,  on Twitter  or on Llinkedin  – Make this your best year ever.  Howard appreciates your input.

DOIN’ WHAT YOU’RE DOIN’   Maybe what you are doing is right.  Click below and find out to this fast beat song…  (Music & Lyrics by Howard Wand)


“IF THAT’S NOT LOVE”  Lyrics/ Howard Wand – Music by Doug Davis –   Country.  Upbeat song.  Click link below.


Somewhere Love Got in the Way..  Pop Song – Lyrics & Music – Howard Wand — 


Queen of Baton Rouge  Click the title Link..  on the left.  Soft Rock (Used in a DVD movie) Lyrics: Howard Wand – Music: Gary Edwards –

“After The Glow is Gone”   Lyrics/Music – Howard Wand — A Love ballad that starts out slow, and keeps picking up the beat..


Check out the Author Page for information on his books:   “One Rule” – “The Collision Within” & Action/adventure “Kincaid”Alaska Encounter.  Due out soon.

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Howard Wand




“ONE RULE”   “Simple Secrets to Success and Better Relationships” 



Available in print or e-book on Amazon.com, at:    http://amzn.to/20zE2QX    –  Read:  One Rule – Foreword

Check out this review:  RR Press Book Review – One Rule

SPECIAL NOTE:   — Check out my interview with Fiona Mcvie.  Read her interview with other authors   As a new author, it was a fun and appreciated experience.


“Kincaid – Alaska Encounter” is an action/adventure fiction book — the first in a “Kincaid” “Series” – Due soon.   Click link :  KINCAID Foreword – 2017  

“The Collision Within!”    –  “Knowing What Matters” – Non-fiction – Conflicts about your goals, objectives, and future, can result in a collision of the forces within throwing you off course.  Control the forces – by knowing what matters in your life. Due soon.

Background & Experience:  –  International and domestic executive management positions, including President/CEO of three successful US Corporations. One corporation  provided security consultation and products to governments and corporations world wide. Background includes US Army veteran, and serving on many well known non-profit boards as Chairman, President, and/or Director.  Success and great relationships do not come easy, and his books and blog articles will share the secrets and the lessons learned.

Fun and Recreation:    Tennis is his recreational sport, along with bringing organized tennis to communities.

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