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Writing Tip -- Time Management

Lately, when it comes to managing my time so I can write, I feel like the narrator in Patrick F. McManus’s story “Controlling My Life” from the book  248 more words

Writing Tips

How long does it take to write a book?

Answer: I have no idea — even after writing nine of them.

Maybe some authors have a formula that produces consistent results, but for me, the question is too nuanced to allow for a simple solution. 899 more words


Prioritizing Like a Pro: How to Make Time for Writing

“I just don’t have the time.”

This is usually one of the biggest excuses people use when they dream of writing but  don’t ACTUALLY write. I get it – finding the time is not easy. 906 more words

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Recommended #4: Helen Sword's Air & Light & Time & Space: How Successful Academics Write (2017, Harvard University Press)

Helen Sword has done it again: She took the time to perform extensive research on the writing habits of academics and to write a book about it (similar to what she has done for… 266 more words


Making a Writing Schedule I Can Stick With

After two weeks of achieving, if not nothing, then certainly less than I wanted to achieve, I’ve been forced to take a closer look at how I spend my day(s). 812 more words


Perhaps to Dream


Sometimes being in a corner feels like you’re trapped in a locked box. Sometimes the road buckles on the way to nowhere and the signs to return home are obscured by curves behind which you can’t identify the landmarks. 961 more words


What I'm working on now

If there’s one good thing about my Twitter ban, it’s that it’s impossible for me to waste time on social media when I should be working. 404 more words

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