Trust your writing process, it requires time and effort Consistency is mandatory Discipline and practice makes progression Regardless of ability, circumstances, excuses or doubt What you give is what you get A writer’s inner voice is designed to express passion, love, hope, joy, sadness, humor, thought If a writer works with their inner voice naturally The words evoke a heartfelt message to those in need of it So trust yourself, trust your voice and trust the process
Writing is… a place where you can be you and do your thing it’s a place that makes you feel safe and comfortable a place where you can invite your family, friends and even strangers to come join you a place where your work is considered magical because you’re able to create something fantastical from nothing So make time to take time, to be in that happy place where you write to your heart’s content
I’m just a writer. I might not be the best, most talented, creative, highly inspirational or eloquent writer in the world but I’m unique and special in my own quirky way. If I find success along the way, then that’s good. But if not, I’ll continue doing what I love to do and write to my heart’s content and relish in developing my craft.
Before you embark on your journey as a writer… ask yourself, Is this what I’m supposed to do? Is this what I want to do? Or… Is this what I was meant to do? Knowing the context of your reason determines your path of the writer you’ll be Once you truly understand the right words as it pertains to you, then… your journey may begin
When the well runs dry and words don’t flow freely, take a step back… pause… reflect… on all your past work, relish in the creativity you created from nothing and take pride in knowing you did something that was brought forth from your heart, your soul, your inner voice What was once there is never gone It just needs time to rest and recharge When all is said and done, you’ll be back to reinvent yourself with eloquent words that will convey your passion to the world.
Writing is a journey It takes your mind through the stratosphere and completely changes your perspective It carries your inner voice from within and propels it out into the world for all to see This path becomes your way of life and helps you to become an artist who creates magic with words and sets your stories on a course destined to open the hearts and minds, to strengthen and inspire everyone and anyone willing to invite you into their lives So take the first step, do what you love and go on the journey of a lifetime.