As an indie writer with helpful tips and positive stories about life with its ups and downs, you naturally want to reach as many people as possible. Unfortunately, this simple wish can be hard to fulfill if you are competing with the “Rowlings” of the self-help category for the launch of your first book…or the second.
Understand that if a book does not make it to the front page of a best seller list in a given category, it will not likely be discovered by readers. It is like being on the fourth page of Google results. Nobody every goes to the fourth page…
Journaling is like whispering to one’s self and listening at the same time
Of all the things that have been registered as extremely helpful in an author’s personal growth and goal achievement, the meticulous habit of writing serves as a firm footing on which the road to success is laid. Writing in a journal everyday holds all aspects of your career together. Many famous writers have kept journals or diaries- for many it is a creative necessity, for others a place of self exploration and for some an art form in itself. It not only renders you the time and head space to write but also forces you to contemplate and analyse what you’ve just read. There are days when an author may not show any tangible progress at all for days together and may fall into the vicious circle of despair and frustration. A journal comes as a savior on these days too to help them realise that as long as they reflect upon the areas of improvement and work upon the areas they are are struggling with, it’s still progress.
Speaking of the technicalities, let’s dive straight into the topic, shall we?
What is journaling?
A journal is a written record of your thoughts, experiences, and observations. You can write in your journal daily, or only when you feel the urge. Journaling, though is a thoroughfare of emotional exploration, a way to chanel difficult situations or personal shortcomings into healthy and creative outcomes. journaling is whatever you want it to be. Underneath, it’s the gateway to recording life, experiencing all manner of emotions and uncovering parts of yourself you never thought existed.
Here in this post we have tips and tricks of the perfecting this art from the master himself:- John Lee Dumas Read More
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