This is just a short list of a few things I have found that (for me at least!) are helpful to remember and do when I am sitting down to write.
- If at all possible, turn off your internet. The internet is such a major distraction when you are trying to turn out the word count!
- And keep your smartphone far, far away. In fact, you could even have someone you know hid it from you for a while as long as they will remember where they put it!
- Alternately, you could use your smartphone as a timer. I do this. That way you can jerk yourself back to reality or remember that you had only planned to research the train routes in World War I France for so long! 🙂 Continue reading “Helpful Tips to Help with Writing”