Hello, it’s me again, here to pester you and see if you have done any writing since the last time we talked about this. Yes, I am also a fan of NanoWriMo, but there’s no need to wait for it come around to get started.
Just a quick refresher:
- Part one of Have You Ever Wanted To Write A Book was in July of 2010
- Part two was in November
Just something to think about: if you had written 100 words a day since July of 2010, your book would have over 24,000 words in it by now.That is with only 100 words! How many would it be if you had done 500 words? 1,000? Don’t feel guilty and start whipping yourself as punishment, just think about it. Small steps still lead somewhere, like writing a book somewhere.
100 words is nothing, and I can tell you that once you’re consistently knocking out 1000 words a day, it doesn’t feel like a big deal either.
Note, I’m not saying that every one of those words, and the sentences and paragraphs they lead to are going to be gems, but they’ll lead somewhere eventually. You can’t edit the mess you haven’t made it.
If you want to write, please stop putting it off. Get the life you want. Time is precious.
100 words a day. It all adds up.
If you liked this post, please Subscribe To The RSS feed.
And if you liked the post, you’ll love thenewsletter.