I can’t do it! Oh wait, I can!

I had set myself a goal at the start of the month: write 30 blog posts this month, one every day. It is now the 29th day and I DID IT. I even did it while moving to a whole new blogging platform (Blogger to WordPress) and editing my novel.

But, every once in a while I thought I couldn’t do it. I woke up in the morning and thought: crap, I can’t write a single thing today. Oh well, I’ve failed. Too bad.

Before the day was over, I had a post up and shared it all over the internet. That’s how I roll 🙂

The thing is, if you get in your own way, you can get out of your own way too 🙂

Once you realise that, you learn to trust that your muse always finds a way to whisper through the cloud of self-defeating thoughts.

And deep within I know that while I whine about not writing a post, the post I am to write is percolating.

Sometimes, the idea for the post of the day is already there, somewhere in my notes, or in my journal. Just a simple scribble can get me writing.

I am so happy with my progress this month. I think I have written at least 5000 words in blog posts alone.

I can’t promise I will repeat the same next month, as it is a month with a theme, I will post more on that on Dec. 1!

 

 

sylvia

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