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How to find time to write?

Teaching finished for Easter on Friday and I have earmarked 2 clear weeks of this Easter vacation to sit and write an 18,000 word book chapter which I had been thinking about and writing intermittently for a while but which is now in need of some serious sustained attention. 1,063 more words


w00t! Boob Book Intro DONE!

To my surprise, writing the introduction to the proposed book describing the choices women face when they receive just about any kind of breast diagnoses went a lot faster than expected. 561 more words

Making A Living

Tips and Tricks for Balancing Life and Writing

Writing is hard enough without having a life to live on top of it. Right now I’m back to working full-time while my co-worker is on vacation. 701 more words


Writers Retreating

I was only thinking how I don’t find time for enough holidays. I have plans percolating for a trip to see my LA friends later this year. 307 more words


Spring Clean Your Life!

In her excellent book ‘A Novel In A Year‘, author Louise Doughty asks “Think what you are prepared to sacrifice. Writing a novel takes many, many hours .. 422 more words

Finding Time To Write

When Life Takes Priority Over Writing

Sometimes things happen in life that cause you to place many of your regular activities on hold. Illness, death, pain, etc. They consumer your energies and time, leaving little else for the passions that define you. 454 more words

Finding Time To Write

Day 219 - It's a love-hate relationship

Day two hundred nineteen of my 365 Day Writing Project.

As I continue to rewrite and revise my first draft, I sometimes feel like I’m in some kind of bipolar existence. 152 more words

365 Day Writing Project