The past few weeks have been full. Visitors stopped by, haircuts happened, church was a thing, decorations have gone up and I have had some pretty important plans to attend to. It’s times like these that test me the most as a human being. When the world keeps upping the ante and life happens and… Read More White Space & The Need to Fall Out of the “Race”
I failed. Technically, I lost at NaNoWriMo. Winning is completing 50,000 words in a month. I did not do that. Most things in life aren’t “win or lose.” The concept is still important, but for me the act of doing this was its own reward. Honestly, I could have been more diligent. Preparation helps. Also,… Read More NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up
Sometimes we lead, sometimes we follow and sometimes we rest. The resistance is part of this too. And yes, it’s different than Steven Pressfield. When faced with difficult decisions it’s important to know your role. Recommended Reading:The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles
The point is always to do the work. Not everyone is going to understand it. Sometimes you won’t even understand it. You get better with it over time. Too often we stop ourselves too short. We give up before we’ve even begun. Keep going. Something good is bound to happen.