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3 Thoughts To Have On Repeat When You’re Feeling Down – The Anxious Author

Motivation and excitement have few rivals when it comes to feel-good sensations. When you set out on the project or trip of a lifetime, that on-top-of-the-world feeling seems invincible. Somehow, we believe we will always feel this amazing. Only, the human body doesn't work like that, unfortunately for us. What goes up, must come down,… Continue reading 3 Thoughts To Have On Repeat When You’re Feeling Down – The Anxious Author

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3 Time-Wasting Activities That Aren’t A Waste Of Time – The Anxious Author

Society appears to have solid definitions of what productivity and time-wasting are. Productivity is associated with hard work and visible acts of accomplishment. Time-wasting is loosely defined as anything you enjoy doing that has no value to others. Productivity is a big deal these days. Side hustles are growing in popularity, breathing life into a… Continue reading 3 Time-Wasting Activities That Aren’t A Waste Of Time – The Anxious Author

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3 Reasons Not To Rush Your Author Journey – The Anxious Author

Publishing a book is one of the most exciting things to do. We get pumped up, and it feels as though our energy will never run out. We could go on like this forever! We've worked so hard, and it's finally paid off, so we deserve to enjoy these feelings. Fist pump, jumping up and… Continue reading 3 Reasons Not To Rush Your Author Journey – The Anxious Author

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3 Things You Shouldn’t Give Your Energy To When Writing Books – The Anxious Author

Our energy is a limited resource. We only have so much of it and it can only go so far. So what we spend it on is an important consideration. When I first started getting stuck in to the writing community on social media, I realised that I didn't just have to dedicate my energy… Continue reading 3 Things You Shouldn’t Give Your Energy To When Writing Books – The Anxious Author

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3 Ways To Ensure Your Critique Partners Are The Best For You – The Anxious Author

When you are an Anxious Author, the idea of having people looking at our books is often daunting. The behavioural consequences can include people pleasing and a deep-rooted fear of getting something wrong. Criticism can stick with us for a very long time, sometimes years or longer, especially if it isn't particularly tactful. But the… Continue reading 3 Ways To Ensure Your Critique Partners Are The Best For You – The Anxious Author