Tag : stress

Written on Dec, 01, 2012 by in | 2 Comments.

Stress. Uncertainty. I lay awake until 3am last night, my brain refusing to shut down. It had a lot to think about: Project at work not going according to plan, with a deadline looming My mother’s health A possible relocation to another State and selling the house How to get 6 cats across country How to get my book in …

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Written on May, 20, 2012 by in | 7 Comments.

To my surprise, I found my stress levels increasing after I had finished the first draft of my first book. I had expected my writing fears to be suppressed by the elation of finally getting somewhere and achieving a great milestone. When I began to see similar patterns in tweets and blog posts of other writers, I felt compelled to …

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Written on Apr, 28, 2012 by in , | 14 Comments.

The last couple of months have been incredibly stressful for me as I gear up toward the launch of my first book. I wanted to share a couple of observations in the hope I might help just one budding author in the same boat, just as others have helped me. I’m honoured to have the guru and oracle, Yoda with …

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