C h a z z W r i t e s . c o m

See all my books at AllThatChazz.com.

Writers: Get your book done! Hack your life and crush your enemies.

Screenshot from Linux software KTouch. An imag...

Image via Wikipedia

Zip over here as quick as you can to check your keyboarding velocity.

You can write.

Are you also a fast typist?

Next question:

Does it matter?

I’m currently sucking down a great book: Timothy Ferriss‘s 4-Hour Body.* In it, he mentions how short-term goals, tiny achievable targets, can help you get huge projects done. Don’t have time to write a weighty tome? That’s okay. How about committing to a page a day? Half a page? A few sentences?

4_Hour_BodyIf you can do that much, you can get your book written this year. You know why?

Because most days you won’t just write a few sentences. Once you’re over that intimidating hump of “WRITING A WHOLE BOOK” (DUH-duh-DUUUUH!) you’ll sit down. You type a few sentences. Then you’ll already be over the worst of the procrastination speed bump. Chances are, you’ll get to writing much more most of the time.

And you’ll be on your way.

How fast you type won’t matter all that much really.

What matters is that you consistently write.

Consistency is what crushes. 

 4-Hour_Work_Week

*Once you have your body in shape with Timothy Ferriss’s health hacks, read The 4-Hour Work Week. It is doubly awesome in giving you strategies to make your work life rule (without ruling you.) Read 4-Hour Body and you’ll live longer. Do 4-Hour Work Week and you’ll live so much better.

 Related Articles

Filed under: book reviews, Books, getting it done, publishing, Writers, Writing exercise, writing tips, , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

For my author site and the Chazz network, click the blood spatter below.

See my books, blogs, links and podcasts.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 9,380 other followers

Brain Spasms a la Twitter

  • RT @Dr_M_Davis: Long but very alarming thread by @DrEricDing on the rise and rise of the #covid #DeltaVariant and why we are nowhere near t… 1 day ago
  • RT @serena_patriot: Jim Jordan is berating the FBI for raiding Rudy Giuliani’s apartment. Gym Jordan probably berates people who report se… 3 days ago
  • RT @SuzanneGabriel: Hypocrite! Explain your party and: 1) "Take Canada Back" dog whistle 2) the niqab ban 3) "barbaric cultural practices h… 4 days ago
  • RT @YQRosie: When Erin O'Toole promises to Take Canada Back, he means back to the Dark Ages. 4 days ago
  • RT @JBeachFerrara: I’m Democrat Jasmine Beach-Ferrara, the working mom and minister running against Madison Cawthorn. Watch our new ad that… 4 days ago
%d bloggers like this: