you are a priority

The Art of Starting (and Finishing)

Is it harder for you to start something new, or finish something old? Most writers struggle with one or the other (if not unfortunately both).

But it isn’t only writers who have this issue. It’s people.

We either fail to start what we want to do one day, or finally do but never finish. It’s the biggest dream-killer, and not because we aren’t inspired or creative enough. It’s because of these two words: “discipline” and “priority.”

I mean, isn’t that how most things get done? We discipline ourselves to get up to go to a 9-5 because well, it’s a priority.

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Why Even Good Writers Need Editors

You can be a writer and an editor. You just can’t be both for yourself.

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It’s hard to catch your own mistakes. You know how your work is supposed to sound, read, and what emotions you want it to capture. So when you go to edit yourself you still have all these things in mind. You’re too attached to your work and aren’t able to look at it with a different set of eyes.

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