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5 Best Playlists to Help with Focus – The Anxious Author

We've never had it better when it comes to entertainment. We've got more games consoles, social media and streaming services than we know what to do with and there is just no way we can ever get bored. The problem is, that means we have too much to choose from when we're trying to procrastinate.… Continue reading 5 Best Playlists to Help with Focus – 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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Fear of Failure – The Anxious Author Guest Post

Heads up Anxious Authors! This week we have a guest post by the ever so talented Kim Petersen who is popping in to talk about fear of failure and how we can overcome it. Take it away, Kim!   Fear of Failure – How Changing the Way We Look at Fear Can Help Creativity Some… Continue reading Fear of Failure – The Anxious Author Guest Post

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How to Self-Promote Your Book Without Sounding Like an Egotistical Ass

Marketing. *shudder* To Anxious Authors, the very idea of marketing is a dry-heaving inducing concept. Many of us don't even like going outside for fear of running into people (the horror!), so the thought of showing the world our creations, no matter how proud we are of them, makes us a little...anxious, should we say?… Continue reading How to Self-Promote Your Book Without Sounding Like an Egotistical Ass

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How to Write When You Feel Unmotivated – The Anxious Author

I spend a little more time on Facebook than I should. Procrastination is a real pain in the behind. But it does mean I get to socialise with other writers in writers' groups and chat writing with other people. It's nice not to feel so alone in your journey, sometimes. Especially during the times you're… Continue reading How to Write When You Feel Unmotivated – The Anxious Author