Making Writing a Priority & When Helping is Hurting

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The weird thing about the new paradigm of publishing is the Digital Age Author is a very different creature. She might be a single mom trying to squeeze in a couple hundred words before the kids wake up or a husband struggling to fit in a writing burst during a lunch break. It can be a dad striving to finish his book while still caring for his family. Maybe it’s a retired person balancing FINALLY pursuing that dream of writing…while caring for grandkids.

Which is to say that a lot of part and full-time writers are also caregivers. Many of us wrestle with guilt. I do. I love writing SO MUCH and it is SO FUN.  But if I write instead of finishing laundry I am “bad” 😦 .

I’ve learned a rather weird lesson lately and I believe it’s worth pondering. We talked about workaholics the other day. It is…

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  1. I love your website! Your writing is witty and touching and incredibly interesting! Please take a bit and check out my website where I am writing to try and raise money so that I can participate in my competitive snowboard group again this year! If you like my website please share it with others and also please feel free to give me some comments so I can improve my writing!
    Thank you so much for your time,
    Lola Kutcher


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