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How to Build Up Stamina As A Writer

I often write about the positive aspects of regular freewriting, and I am especially enthusiastic about the positive qualities of freewriting marathons.

A common reaction I hear about the idea of doing an eight hour writing marathon is that it must be exhausting. In my experience, it is far more Read more

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Use This Rapid Writing Strategy For Getting It Done At The Last Minute

You need to write something. You feel the impending deadline. It’s weighing on you.

Maybe you aren’t clear on what to write.

This might be an essay, a blog post, or a chapter in a nonfiction book.

A mostly blank file is sitting there staring at you.

You have a … Read more

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5 Heroic Ways to Improve Your Daily Word Count

1. Write in uninterrupted stints

The word to emphasize there is “uninterrupted.” Interruptions include other people, outside obligations, and… yourself.

If you want to get something done with your writing, it’s necessary to actually do the writing. Sounds really simple, doesn’t it?

Well, that’s why it’s a really good idea … Read more

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Can You Really Freewrite an Entire Book?

Certainly.

Yep. Yep, you can freewrite a whole book.

So there’s the answer.

But maybe you were hoping for something along the lines of “how can I freewrite my book?” or “can you show me what freewriting a book might look like?”

To which I answer:

Certainly.

Yep. Yep, I … Read more