Avoid Decision Fatigue: 3 Ways To Conserve Energy And Get More Done

Avoid Decision Fatigue: 3 Ways To Conserve Energy And Get More Done

Have you heard of decision fatigue? If you’re ready to dismiss it as trendy nonsense—how can making decisions exhaust you?—not so fast. A couple of months ago, I found myself mentally exhausted. I wasn’t sure why: my work hadn’t changed, nor had anything changed much at home. After thinking about my daily routines, I began … Read more

Writer’s Block: 3 Strategies If You Can’t Write

Writer's Block: 3 Strategies If You Can’t Write

At a recent writer’s group meeting, we discussed writer’s block. This affliction is real. It can paralyze you. Almost everyone in our group has suffered from it, so we discussed useful tools and strategies to help us to manage it in the future. If you’re dealing with it right now, ask yourself whether you can … Read more

Writing Plans: 3 Strategies To Achieve Your Goals In 2020

Writing Plans: 3 Strategies To Achieve Your Goals In 2020

At our first writers’ group meeting of 2020, we discussed our writing plans for this year. Only two of our members had created comprehensive plans with timelines and deadlines. I admire those writers, because even though I have a list of what I’d like to write this year, I haven’t set any deadlines. Have you … Read more

Bullet Journaling: 3 Ways To Prepare For A Wonderful 2020 Now

Bullet Journaling: 3 Ways To Prepare For A Wonderful 2020 Now

If you’re giving bullet journaling a try in 2020, kudos to you. Many bullet journalers find that their BuJo not only helps them to accomplish more, but also relieves stress. A friend said to me: “Once it’s out of my head in in my BuJo, I stop worrying.” That’s a good practice. Write down everything … Read more

Bullet Journal Your Novel: Free Up Your Mind, And Write

Bullet Journal Your Novel: Free Up Your Mind, And Write

I’m currently in the middle of the first draft of a new novel. It’s going well. However, I’ve changed the novel’s hook, eliminated a couple of characters, and made huge changes to the plot. These major changes are a lot to keep in mind while I complete the draft. My novel’s bullet journal helps. What’s … Read more