The Whys and Hows of Freewriting

I thought it would be good to get back to the topic of writing because lately I’ve been stuck. I can’t think of a single thing to write about.  I am fresh out of ideas.  And because I am stuck, I have been spending my writing time doing some fairly non-writing things, including checking my … [Read more…]

The Three Dimensions of Willpower

Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about willpower – that magical quality that allows us to resist the Hershey’s kisses and find the discipline to get our daily writing done. Some people seem to have willpower in bucketloads, never touching the munchkins and cookies people bring into the office and working diligently on their writing day … [Read more…]