Following up to Charles’s most recent question about performance pressure and fear, Dan talks about different kinds of pressure, and why some kinds of pressure may be good for a creative person. Suave Rob’s Amazing Ass-Saving Adventures Join us at the Every Day Novelist Forums
Charles asks: “How do I rediscover that youthful naivety to be able to write without fear, and finish what I start?” Resources Mentioned: How to Lose at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams Sponsored by Archivos Join us at the Every Day Novelist Forums
Tim asks: Have you ever lost the love of writing, and how did you fix it? Resources Mentioned: Becoming an Every Day Novelist by J. Daniel Sawyer Rebel Without a Crew by Robert Rodriguez The Trial by Franz Kafka Sponsored by Archivos
Tim asks: “How do you deal with creative boredom?”
Charla asks: How do I come up with truly original ideas? Resources Mentioned: The Real Story by Stephen R. Donaldson The Ring Cycle by Wagner CD and Youtube Suave Rob’s Double-X Derring-Do by J. Daniel Sawyer The Coffee Service by J. Daniel Sawyer Psycho IV Psycho Sculpting God by J. Daniel Sawyer Questions …
Charla asks: Lately I’ve had a hard time starting stories. How do I cure my writer’s block? Resources Mentioned: Suave Rob’s Double-X Derring-Do by J. Daniel Sawyer Ideas, Inc. by J. Daniel Sawyer Indiana Jones The Man From Earth Question 763: Avoiding Burnout
Tim asks: Is a creative slump after a major accomplishment normal? Subscribe Here!
Today on the NanoGang, a moment of frustration leads to a revelation. Resources Mentioned: The Last Jedi Collosal Cave Adventure home page Word Count: Dan 3202 DD: 1100 Kitty: 0 Tori: 0 Cumulative: Dan:3705 DD: 14424 Kitty: 8573 Tori: 4704 Ben: 1148
Today the gang talks about emotional blocks, priorities, and story progress, and we struggle with bad connections. Word Count: Dan: 1061 Kitty: 1152 Dede: 913 Tori: 188 Ben: 0 Cumulative Word Count: Dan: 29486 Dede: 13224 Kitty: 8138 Tori: 4704 Ben: 1148 Subscribe Here!
On one of the roughest days of the month, we huddle around the microphone to figured out what went wrong and how to defeat the demons of perfectionism and writer’s block. Word Count: Dan: 100 Kitty: 0 Dede: 0 Tori: 0 Ben: 0 Cumulative Word Count: Dan: 24160 Dede: 11174 …