Tag Archives: work life balance

Taking My Time

  I spent the past year rushing. Rushing to get revisions done. Rushing to line up promo events. Rushing to create marketing materials. Rushing. Rushing. Rushing. I can’t remember a single moment where I wasn’t trying to do something faster … Continue reading

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Working Hard for a Weekend

Right now my novel is like a cone around my head. It’s all I see. It’s all I can think about. It’s my entire world. But my best friend’s birthday is coming up in March. And I am going to … Continue reading

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The Importance of Balance

The most critical aspect of a writer’s life is balance. Too much typing can lead to carpel tunnel. Too little typing and that manuscript remains unfinished. Too little exercise leaves you lethargic. Too much exercise cuts into your writing time. … Continue reading

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Behind Schedule…

Do you ever feel like you just can’t keep up with everything in your life?  I’m so behind in the blogs I follow, Facebook and Twitter, I feel like I’ll never catch up. Being sick only compounds the problem. Now … Continue reading

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