The Writer's Block Myth: A Guide To Get Past Stuck & Experience Lasting Creative Freedom

The Writer's Block Myth: A Guide To Get Past Stuck & Experience Lasting Creative Freedom

by Heloise Jones

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Overview

A practical and inspirational guide created for people living in the real world. Whether you’re a seasoned writer or new to the page, The Writer's Block Myth holds the keys to get past stuck, complete your goals, feed your creative Soul, and help you experience lasting creative freedom.

The voices and stories of other writers are woven throughout the book, plus short, easy exercises & tools to support your process.

The Writer’s Block Myth is a culmination of hundreds of hours of conversations and work with writers, artists, and creatives, as well as interview-conversations conducted with writers of all levels, interests, and experience.

Put it on your desk, kitchen counter, or bedside table. Carry it in your bag. This is one to refer to often.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781946697042
Publisher: Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Press
Publication date: 02/18/2017
Pages: 188
Sales rank: 1,183,649
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Heloise Jones (author, mentor, editorial coach) specializes in assisting writers, artists, and other creatives getting to the heart of what they need to move forward & complete their projects. Writing and all things creative are her passion. As an author, she loves the journey of discovery in writing fiction and essays, the rhythm and soul in poetry, and the challenge of engaging readers in a way that supports them seeing and experiencing the world in new ways.

Table of Contents

The Writer’s Block Myth - Introduction

The Inner Game

7 Keys to Set You Free to Write

#1 Pay Attention to the Evidence Journal

#2 Let Go of Dead-End Distractions, and Do What Answers Yes

#3 Trust the Permeable Boundaries of the Creative Process

Get Curious

Let Go of Expectations

#4 Connection is Alchemical. Writing is Connection.

#5 Rejection Happens, so Cheer the Triumphs.

The Inner Critic, A Twisted Friend

Perfectionism, the Inner Critic’s Buddy

Change the Word Sacrifice to Choice

#6 You Define Success

Comparison is Deadly

#7 We’re Works in Progress

The Magic Word that Will Set You Free to Write

The Outer Game

7 Greenlights for Success - The Writer’s Permission Slips

#1 Permission to Do What Writer’s Do

Engage with Your Imagination and Daydream

Observe with Awareness

Learn Craft

Research

Read

Doodle with Words for as Long as It Takes

The Secret Path to Calling Your Written Work Done

#2 Permission to Do It Your Way.

The Value of Pauses

Change the Scenery

Time is Arbitrary and On Your Side

#3 Permission to Create and Have a Writing Space

#4 Permission to Choose What You Write

#5 Permission to Own Your Superpower, Your Writer’s Voice

#6 Permission to Make Writing a Priority

#7 Permission to Succeed by Your Definition of Success

The Truth About Stories

Your Best Creative Life - Living with Lasting Creative Freedom

Lasting Creative Freedom - What is It?

Envision Your Best Creative Life

What Your Writing Means to You

It’s Never Too Late

Your Ideal Writer’s Life

Your Perfect Day

Other Writers, You Need Them

Rituals for Writing

Re-Imagine Your Creative Life

Claim Your Dreams

Conclusion

Your Creative Writer’s Life Worksheet-Guide

Reader’s Note

Acknowledgements

Idea Guide for a Writer’s Life

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