In the digital age, publishing as book is easier than ever, but finding the time to write a book is becoming harder and harder. With day jobs, family obligations, household chores, and hobbies, many writers struggle to get any writing done.
At the same time, publishers and readers expect writers to publish multiple books every year and to somehow find enough time to market their books through blogging, social media, and networking.
If you are struggling to find enough time to write or don’t get much written once you finally do, this book is for you.
Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, this book will help you to
Find enough time to write, even if you have a day job,
Write and publish more books in less time,
Use rituals to create a powerful writing habit,
Get your first drafts written more quickly, while still writing well,
Deal with distractions and interruptions,
Find your most productive writing routine and environment,
Use writing challenges to become more productive,
Discover tools and resources that help you focus on your writing,
Manage your e-mail inbox in less time,
Decide how much time to spend writing versus marketing,
Overcome writer’s block and procrastination.
About the Author
Sandra Gerth is a writer and an editor who divides her time between writing her own books and helping other writers revise and polish theirs. She holds a degree in psychology and worked as a psychologist for eight years before transitioning into a career as a full-time novelist—the best job in the world as far as she’s concerned. She earned a certificate in editing from the Academy of German Book Trade and is now the senior editor of Ylva Publishing, a small press that publishes women’s fiction. Under her pen name, Jae, she has published an ever-growing number of novels, novellas, and short stories, most of them in English and in German. Her books have won numerous awards and have been #1 bestsellers on Amazon on various occasions. She’s also the author of a series of nonfiction books for writers, including Goal Setting for Writers and Time Management for Writers.