How to overcome writer’s block and other creative blocks…

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Creativity / Idea Generation / Productivity

Writing when it feels effortless and it just flows is great.

Our ideas are out of our heads and onto paper, to inspire and amuse others.

Not writing when we need to write; when we want to write, is frustrating.

‘Not feeling it’ has been a problem for me. I’d just chalk it up to ‘writer’s block’ and find something else to be distracted by.

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Four powerful mindset fundamentals I use to feel energised and happy

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December has swept through like a hurricane of colour, passive annoyance, sugar and noise.

Although time for a well-needed break is vital, like most of those who celebrate at this time of year, you’re probably not in the best shape, both mentally and physically.

I know I’m not.

As heart-warming as the holidays can be, they can also screw us up. We have plenty of excuses at this time of the year to get complacent about the things that matter to our deeper fulfilment.

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Why speed is the skill I’m most dedicated to improving

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Nathan was a guy at school who always finished his homework hours before everyone else.

I went to an English boarding school, and they’d put twelve boys in the same room to do homework (prep) every evening.

Nathan would race through his work so that he had time to read his beloved novels.

I’d look over at him nose-deep in the latest Sebastian Faulks (no joke, we were thirteen), while I fumed, toiling over my essay.

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