Are you struggling to write a workshop description? Putting yourself in the shoes of your prospective student will help you write an effective description and enjoy the process. Oftentimes, when we write a workshop description, we focus on ourselves. We feel like we have to prove that we're "good enough" to teach. Or we focus … Continue reading How to Write a Workshop Description and Enjoy It!
Want to write a nonfiction book in 2021? Write a book proposal—even if you plan to self-publish. A book proposal helps a publisher understand: • If there is a market for the book • How you are going to market the book • What the book is about • How the book will be organized … Continue reading Why to Write a Book Proposal, Even if You Self-Publish
According to The Washington Post article, The real reasons you procrastinate — and how to stop, procrastination happens when you choose present happiness over long-term satisfaction. The piece suggests three things to help you stop procrastinating: 1. Forgive yourself for your procrastination. 2. Ignore how you feel about the task and just do it. 3. … Continue reading How to overcome procrastination if you want to write
Are you dusting off your 2020 writing goals and wondering how to find time to write now and in the year ahead? Between work, being there for others, and taking care of yourself, writing can get pushed to the bottom of the list. But don't give up on your writing goals! Doing three things can … Continue reading How to find time to write: 3 tips for busy writers
Forget inner critic exercises. Cultivate self-compassion to open the door to your creativity instead.