The Anxious Author

4 Affirmations for Relieving Anxiety – The Anxious Author

Anxiety isn't easily fought and if you've suffered with it for a long time, you'll know that it's always present. It's like a fire that never goes out. Some days it's a collection of glowing embers and others it's a roaring fire. One way or the other, we are firefighters and if we go in… Continue reading 4 Affirmations for Relieving Anxiety – The Anxious Author

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How to Write Every Day When You Can’t Schedule – The Anxious Author

A good piece of advice to follow if you're trying to become a well-established, productive author is to write every day. Even if it's just ten minutes on your lunch break, you are ten minutes closer to the end of your manuscript than you were before. Progress is progress, no matter how small. This advice… Continue reading How to Write Every Day When You Can’t Schedule – The Anxious Author

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Reading Round Up: 5th – 11th March 2020

I am officially ahead of schedule! At least, that's what Goodreads tells me. If I didn't mention, I'm doing the Goodreads Reading Challenge this year to help me keep up with my reading. The goal this year is to read at least 50 books, though I'm hoping it'll be more since I do reviews once… Continue reading Reading Round Up: 5th – 11th March 2020

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Reading Round Up: 20th – 26th February 2020

The deadline for the novel I'm writing to include in the Darkness Rising boxed set is literally two weeks away and I have been doing far more editing than reading this week. It's been keeping me awake at night, worrying about getting everything done on time. Creating whole worlds and fantasies for entertainment is something I wouldn't… Continue reading Reading Round Up: 20th – 26th February 2020

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How to Share Your Books Fearlessly – The Anxious Author

Welcome to the first how-to in The Anxious Author series! We're going to take a good, hard look at the anxieties writers and authors feel during their work and how we can combat those anxieties. This week: How to Share Your Books Fearlessly! Writers don't have it easy. We follow our passions for a small income and… Continue reading How to Share Your Books Fearlessly – The Anxious Author