The overwhelm of writing a book

The Overwhelm of Writing a Book

Writing a good book takes a long time. And, the longer we work at any one project, the more we get tired and bored of it. Add to that the feeling of utter overwhelm that I see in entrepreneurs and professionals. Not only do you need to come up with new words on a blank page to meet word counts …

Writing Requires Thinking

Writing Requires Thinking

Believe it or not, a writer staring off into space is hard at work! Writing requires thinking time. Time to formulate new, original thoughts. Time to roll them around and massage them before we bring them forward into the world. Thinking Creates Balance There is a yin and yang to creativity. We spend much of our daily lives taking in …

Staring at a blank page

Staring at a Blank Page?

Whether it’s time to write a blog or the next chapter in your book, nothing is quite as demoralizing as staring at a blank page with a blank mind offering up not one word to write. Here are my favorite go-to tricks to get out of writer’s block. Go for a walk Getting away from a screen and moving your …