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Top obstacle to writing

Are you ready to overcome your obstacles to writing? Last week, my lovely virtual assistant created a poll on Facebook and Instagram so we could see how folks resonated with the obstacles I listed a few weeks ago. Based on our not-so-scientific investigation, the #1...

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Support for your writing

I've been sitting with your obstacles, letting them settle within me, and asking for guidance on your behalf. I've been sitting with my own obstacles as well, charting a new way of moving through them. My recent obstacle: I DON'T HAVE ENOUGH TIME. I CAN'T DO IT IN THE...

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Say yes to writing

Does anyone else put the needs of others before your own need to write? When I invited members of this community to send your obstacles to writing last week, a long-time student and friend, sent me this list: Procrastination ALWAYS putting needs of my family (and...

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Reframing Obstacles to Writing

I'm working on a small gift for you, something to help you reframe your writing obstacles. To prepare, I've asked members of the Continuous Practice Community to share what keeps them from writing. Rather than trying fix anything for anybody with the standard answers...

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I’ve got a question

I have a simple question for you. How will you bring your book/essays/poems, whatever you are working on into the world? I'm not talking about your productivity or your schedule or the outline you've been working on since the the beginning of time. I'm talking about...

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Is there a book inside all of those notebooks?

If you're like every other writer I know, you have piles of notebooks stacked around your studio or your bedroom or your house. Maybe you keep them in a box or on a shelf. Or maybe they are hidden in a closet. But I know you have them. I'd bet money on it. Which is...

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Writing is your true nature

Sometimes you forget that writing is your true nature. Sometimes you feel so overwhelmed by the how and the how much, you can't see that the path is simple and straightforward. A few days ago, I was driving with my daughter through the gently rolling hills of eastern...

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How to get your writing out of your notebook

If you have no trouble getting your writing practice from your notebook into a computer document, If you sail along typing neat lines and it's all beautiful and painless, Then, you may want to skip to the end. But if you struggle with transcribing or your current...

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How can I support your writing?

I wonder how you are holding up in this new phase of the pandemic. What do you need? What can I send through the ethers of the Internet to support you? These are not rhetorical questions. I'm asking. What do you need to hear? Where do you feel stuck? As I may have...

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Simple daily writing goals

You've probably read many good books about writing and attended at least one transformative workshop. You've learn a lot, written a bunch, fell off the writing wagon, and hopped back on more than once. Despite your efforts, it's still challenging to set reasonable...

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READY TO COMMIT TO
YOUR WRITING?

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