Writing my book in six months! And you can too!
Just like a lot of you, I have a busy life, a messy house, and other things I could be tending to besides my writing. So here’s my progress report, complete with messy kitchen and makeshift writing space.
What I’ve done so far:
•Scaffolding (intro and Chapters 1-5 pretty much figured out)
•Quiz complete (intending to open the book with a quiz)
Places where I feel like I’m struggling:
•Finding time!! There’s no question that between my full-time job, raising a baby, tending to my relationship, and doing coaching on the side, it’s pretty tough to find time to write. So when am I doing this? Right now at 4.30 am!
•Not hitting snooze. More than a few times I’ve hit the snooze button and woken up around 5.30 or 6, which basically feels like a wash since James is about to get up at any moment.
•Prioritizing my writing. Freelance projects and coaching takes precedence over my own writing. I have a feeling I’m going to have to create some boundaries here. Working on that one…