Motivation: Work Smarter not Harder

Motivation: Work Smarter not Harder

I always thought that the best way to beat writer’s block (of any severity) was to just keep writing.  (In fact, I’ve probably posted that here on the blog more than once.)  Sit down.  Force words onto the paper (or screen.)  Make your mind work its way to the promised land of renewed motivation by…

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Your Passion for Writing!

Reviving Your Passion for Writing: The Practical “How To”

Reviving Your Passion for Writing: The Practical “How To”

You started a novel. Every day you rushed through the ‘life’ parts of your life in order to sit down and write. Every day the idea of hammering on a keyboard or splashing your emotions out on paper thrilled you. You couldn’t wait to start the next chapter, page, paragraph, or sentence. When you weren’t…

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