The Kaizen Plan for Organized Authors: Take Control of Your Writing Career 10 Minutes at a Time [NOOK Book]

Overview

Writers are different. We don't always think in straight lines. We take leaps of logic, we think metaphorically, and we know in order to make something beautiful, you might also have to make a mess.

You've probably tried to adopt at least one organizing system already. Maybe it was in a bestselling book written by someone in a suit. Or maybe it was the system that works for your brother the accountant or your naturally-neat coworker. Whatever ...
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The Kaizen Plan for Organized Authors: Take Control of Your Writing Career 10 Minutes at a Time

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Overview

Writers are different. We don't always think in straight lines. We take leaps of logic, we think metaphorically, and we know in order to make something beautiful, you might also have to make a mess.

You've probably tried to adopt at least one organizing system already. Maybe it was in a bestselling book written by someone in a suit. Or maybe it was the system that works for your brother the accountant or your naturally-neat coworker. Whatever system you tried, it was probably very logical and made total sense, until you tried to force yourself to fit into it.

Did you come to the conclusion that there's something wrong with you? That you're naturally disorganized? That creativity and organization can't coexist?

First the good news: you're not broken, and it is possible to be creative and organized at the same time.

Any functional system of organization for writers must be designed around the writing process. And every writer's process is a little bit different.

This book will show you how to analyze your writing process and set up your tools and resources in an way that feels natural and supports you in being more creatively successful.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013234727
  • Publisher: Open Clearing Press
  • Publication date: 10/25/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,097,307
  • File size: 526 KB

Meet the Author

Lynn Johnston blogs about how to take control of your life 10 minutes at a time using the kaizen approach: http://www.smallstepstobigchange.com

Each week, readers of her blog receive a small, simple step they can use to improve some area of their lives.

She also offers resources for writers at: http://www.smallstepsforwriters.com

Her works include:

The Kaizen Plan for Healthy Eating
The Kaizen Plan for Decluttering Your To-Do List
The Kaizen Plan for Decluttering Your Computer
The Kaizen Plan for Organized Authors

Connect with Lynn:

Email:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Kaizen-Plan-Take-Control-of-Your-Life-10-Minutes-at-a-Time/128938320505399

Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/TheKaizenPlan
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  • Posted December 9, 2011

    Be creative and organized

    Helps you get organized by figuring out the conditions under which you are most productive and arranging your home office and manuscripts accordingly.

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    Posted November 21, 2011

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