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7 Ways to Overcome Destructive Self-Criticism

Filed in When Writing Is Hard by on March 21, 2016 4 Comments • views: 4780
7 Ways to Overcome Destructive Self-Criticism

Another rejection. I guess my writing is just not good enough. My book’s not selling. Why did I think I had talent? Why did I say that in my interview? I sounded so stupid! You’ve heard it before. You should be kind to yourself. Encourage yourself. Refrain from too much self-criticism. But it’s not just […]

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7 Ways to Boost Your Writing Willpower

Filed in Boost Creativity, Productivity and Time Management by on January 15, 2018 2 Comments • views: 295
7 Ways to Boost Your Writing Willpower

It’s the third week in January. How are you doing on your writing goals? If you’re like most people, you’re already struggling. You’ve heard the statistics: University of Scranton research suggests that just eight percent of people achieve their New Year’s goals. I want to help you be one of those eight percent. To do […]

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5 Ways to Boost Your Mood Right Before Writing

Filed in Boost Creativity by on January 16, 2018 0 Comments • views: 146
5 Ways to Boost Your Mood Right Before Writing

~Writing Well Wednesday Tip~ Most writers are sensitive creatures. That’s good when it comes to imagining how our characters feel in various scenes. But it’s not so good when it comes to managing our moods. If you find that you’re feeling irritable, sad, or out of it lately, you may have a hard time sticking […]

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Featured Writer on Wellness: A.J. Eversley

Filed in Writers on Wellness by on January 17, 2018 0 Comments • views: 37
Featured Writer on Wellness: A.J. Eversley

I think the overall ups and downs in this industry can be quite stressful, depressing and discouraging. One day you will get a 5-star glowing review and the next you get a 1-star negative review and its hard to realize that you can’t please everyone. I have definitely taken negative feedback way to much to heart […]

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