Stop Worrying; Start Writing

Stop Worrying; Start Writing : How to Overcome Fear, Self-Doubt and Procrastination

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Do you want to write but can't seem to get started? Are you struggling to finish your novel or frustrated by your slow progress? Perhaps you are starting to worry that you aren't cut out for the writing life... Let bestselling novelist and host of the popular Worried Writer podcast, Sarah Painter, show you how to skip past negativity, free-up writing time, cope with self-doubt, and beat procrastination. Along with mega successful authors such as C.L.Taylor, Mark Edwards, and Julie Cohen, Sarah will show you how to: smash writing blocks to finish stories faster, handle self-doubt so that it doesn't stop you creating, trick yourself into being more productive, schedule your time, and much more. Packed with honest, supportive, and hard-won advice, this is your practical guide to getting the work done. Don't let creative anxiety kill your writing dreams: Stop Worrying and Start Writing today! 'Inspiring, comforting, warm and wise. Both new writers and established authors will find something helpful here.' Keris Stainton, YA author. 'The best book on writing and productivity I have read in a long time. It tackles the fear and self-doubt we all feel when it comes to our writing in such an engagingly honest way, that there are times when I was laughing aloud because here was someone who truly understood. Written with such heart, Sarah, in her characteristically kind, and gentle way that listeners of The Worried Writer podcast have come to love and appreciate, offers solid, actionable advice that will inspire you to approach your writing with enthusiasm and renewed determination!' Lily Graham, author of The Cornish Escape
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Product details

  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 127 x 203 x 7mm | 136g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1544861702
  • 9781544861708
  • 1,561,825

About Sarah Painter

Sarah is a bestselling author and host of the Worried Writer podcast - www.worriedwriter.com. Her fiction includes The Language of Spells and In The Light of What We See. Sarah lives in Scotland with her children, husband, and a grey tabby called Zelda Kitzgerald. She drinks too much tea and is the proud owner of a writing shed.
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