Setting Aside Time Regularly to Write Your E-Book
Writing is a high-resistance activity, so you’ll easily find reasons not to write. One common excuse I hear when I’m teaching and coaching other writers is “I just don’t have enough time to write.”
If you want to be a successful writer — one who completes major projects — make time for your writing. Treat your e-book as a serious and important project, not one that you work on only if you happen to have a few hours to spare. (Honestly, does that ever even happen?)
Choosing the right place and time to write
Take control of when and where you write. You won’t have a successful writing session if you try to sit down and work on your e-book after dinner, in front of the television, with your family seated nearby.
The best place to work on your e-book is a spot where you won’t be disturbed or interrupted. It doesn’t have to be quiet (though some writers prefer to work in silence). You might feel inspired when you’re in a busy coffee shop instead. If you write at home, set up your writing space in ...