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If you’re an author, the big
part of your job is to write.
IMPORTANT!!!
Here are 14 tips to help you instill a
daily writi...
1
DON’T MAKE
RAPID CHANGES
Trying to form many new habits at
once leads to failure.
It’s a mistake to try to form new patt...
Try to
establish
only one new
habit at a
time.
Start with the most
important one first; in
this case, writing. Then,
when ...
Knowing your motivations and writing them
down is important to help you keep going when
you feel discouraged or face stumb...
Why do you
need to write?
What would it
be like if you
successfully
formed a daily
writing habit?
You can read
them every
...
Studies have shown that you perform your
job better if you expect to receive a
reward in the near future.
3
REWARD
YOURSEL...
Choose
short-term
rewards that
you can
receive
every day.
Plan a bigger reward for
when you finish writing your
book, like...
Forming a new habit may require a
specific trigger.
4
DETERMINE A
HABIT TRIGGER
As writers, we need triggers that drive us...
First,
identify the
sequence of
activities
that will
trigger you.
After all that, sit down
and write immediately. If
you c...
Having support can help kick-start your writing.
5
FIND
SUPPORT
It can come from friends or family. You can
ask them to ho...
Fear of
punishment
sometimes
can be a
powerful
motivator.
While your friends likely
won’t hit you or take your
privileges ...
When you start your day by doing your most
important task, it will give you a sense of
accomplishment, and you will want t...
Wake up and feel tired? Not in the mood to
write? Someone has annoyed you?
7
DO IT
ANYWAY
These are not valid excuses to g...
the key to forming a new habit
Forming a
new habit
means
disciplining
yourself to do
what you
have to, no
matter your
stat...
Writing doesn’t have to be unpleasant.
8
MAKE THE
PROCESS FUN
Find ways to make it fun.
If you’ve been writing only at hom...
It’s hard to form a writing habit if you also
check emails, read blogs or surf the Internet
while you’re writing.
9
ELIMIN...
You can
eliminate
these
distractions by
writing out in
advance things
that normally
distract you.
Some of these distractio...
Some beginning writers set goals of
thousands of words daily.
10
SET REALISTIC
GOALS
www.chaiwatspace.com
Shooting so high
can paralyze
them and lead
them to
procrastinate.
If you’ve never been able
to write 1,000 words a
day, d...
Don’t be overwhelmed by obsessing
about whether or not you will
successfully form a writing habit.
11
FOCUS ON THE
PROGRES...
Concentrate
on what’s in
front of you
- writing -–
one small
step at a
time.
Once you have built
the writing habit, you
wi...
Setting a goal of writing five hours a
day is daunting.
12
SET A MINIMUM
TIME DURATION
www.chaiwatspace.com
if you’re just
starting out,
set a minimum
time for writing
at least 30-60
minutes a day.
This is more doable
and will inc...
You need to track your progress if
you want to get motivated.
13
TRACK YOUR
PROGRESS
www.chaiwatspace.com
The metric
that you have
to track is
the number of
days that
you’ve been
writing.
For example, if I set a
goal to write at...
Forming new habits takes time – maybe
even months. But if you implement these
tips for even one month, you may be on your
...
Writing can be
unpleasant.
Developing good writing habits might be the
biggest challenge that you face.
That’s why you nee...
Learn how to grow your
audience, sell more books, and
find success as an author!
How to Build Your Author
Platform Fast!
Learn how to grow your
audience, sell more books, and
find success as an author!
How to Build Your Author
Platform Fast!
C...
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Writing can be unpleasant. Developing good writing habits might be the biggest challenge that you face. That’s why you need these tips to help you instill the habit more easily—and even start to enjoy the process.

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  1. 1. www.chaiwatspace.com
  2. 2. If you’re an author, the big part of your job is to write. IMPORTANT!!! Here are 14 tips to help you instill a daily writing habit… Form a daily writing habit Put more content in the market Make more money www.chaiwatspace.com
  3. 3. 1 DON’T MAKE RAPID CHANGES Trying to form many new habits at once leads to failure. It’s a mistake to try to form new patterns of, for example, writing, boxing, controlling your diet, and weightlifting all at once. It’s overwhelming. www.chaiwatspace.com
  4. 4. Try to establish only one new habit at a time. Start with the most important one first; in this case, writing. Then, when it starts to feel automatic, you can start developing another one.
  5. 5. Knowing your motivations and writing them down is important to help you keep going when you feel discouraged or face stumbling blocks. 2 FIND YOUR MOTIVATIONS www.chaiwatspace.com
  6. 6. Why do you need to write? What would it be like if you successfully formed a daily writing habit? You can read them every morning or when you feel lack of motivation. Write as many reasons as you can down on paper and put it on the wall.
  7. 7. Studies have shown that you perform your job better if you expect to receive a reward in the near future. 3 REWARD YOURSELF www.chaiwatspace.com
  8. 8. Choose short-term rewards that you can receive every day. Plan a bigger reward for when you finish writing your book, like travelling. Develop a reward system that boosts your motivation. a cup of coffee a massage a date eating something you love
  9. 9. Forming a new habit may require a specific trigger. 4 DETERMINE A HABIT TRIGGER As writers, we need triggers that drive us to write. www.chaiwatspace.com
  10. 10. First, identify the sequence of activities that will trigger you. After all that, sit down and write immediately. If you consistently follow this pattern, it will lead you to write automatically, and will eventually become a habit.
  11. 11. Having support can help kick-start your writing. 5 FIND SUPPORT It can come from friends or family. You can ask them to hold you accountable. www.chaiwatspace.com
  12. 12. Fear of punishment sometimes can be a powerful motivator. While your friends likely won’t hit you or take your privileges away, just having to admit that you have procrastinated or failed to reach a goal may be punishment enough! Supposing you don’t complete your writing tasks, they will administer some kind of punishment.
  13. 13. When you start your day by doing your most important task, it will give you a sense of accomplishment, and you will want to maintain this momentum the whole day. 6 START EARLY www.chaiwatspace.com
  14. 14. Wake up and feel tired? Not in the mood to write? Someone has annoyed you? 7 DO IT ANYWAY These are not valid excuses to give yourself a pass. www.chaiwatspace.com
  15. 15. the key to forming a new habit Forming a new habit means disciplining yourself to do what you have to, no matter your state of mind. You won’t develop a new habit by doing something only when you want. When writing becomes a habit, you will be in the right state of mind more often.
  16. 16. Writing doesn’t have to be unpleasant. 8 MAKE THE PROCESS FUN Find ways to make it fun. If you’ve been writing only at home, maybe it’s time to try taking your laptop on the road. You could also work while drinking coffee or tea. www.chaiwatspace.com
  17. 17. It’s hard to form a writing habit if you also check emails, read blogs or surf the Internet while you’re writing. 9 ELIMINATE DISTRACTIONS www.chaiwatspace.com
  18. 18. You can eliminate these distractions by writing out in advance things that normally distract you. Some of these distractions can be completely ignored or addressed later. This tip will not only help you form a habit but will help you get more done.
  19. 19. Some beginning writers set goals of thousands of words daily. 10 SET REALISTIC GOALS www.chaiwatspace.com
  20. 20. Shooting so high can paralyze them and lead them to procrastinate. If you’ve never been able to write 1,000 words a day, don’t set a goal to write 2,000. Set goals that are ambitious- but also realistic.
  21. 21. Don’t be overwhelmed by obsessing about whether or not you will successfully form a writing habit. 11 FOCUS ON THE PROGRESS www.chaiwatspace.com
  22. 22. Concentrate on what’s in front of you - writing -– one small step at a time. Once you have built the writing habit, you will realize that it’s easier than you initially thought.
  23. 23. Setting a goal of writing five hours a day is daunting. 12 SET A MINIMUM TIME DURATION www.chaiwatspace.com
  24. 24. if you’re just starting out, set a minimum time for writing at least 30-60 minutes a day. This is more doable and will increase your confidence. You can scale up once you feel comfortable with it.
  25. 25. You need to track your progress if you want to get motivated. 13 TRACK YOUR PROGRESS www.chaiwatspace.com
  26. 26. The metric that you have to track is the number of days that you’ve been writing. For example, if I set a goal to write at least 60 minutes a day for 30 days, I would check the mark on my calendar each day I accomplish this goal until the 30t h .
  27. 27. Forming new habits takes time – maybe even months. But if you implement these tips for even one month, you may be on your way to developing a strong writing habit. 14 GIVE YOURSELF THE TIME YOU NEED www.chaiwatspace.com
  28. 28. Writing can be unpleasant. Developing good writing habits might be the biggest challenge that you face. That’s why you need to follow these tips to help you instill the habit more easily – and even start to enjoy the process. www.chaiwatspace.com
  29. 29. Learn how to grow your audience, sell more books, and find success as an author! How to Build Your Author Platform Fast!
  30. 30. Learn how to grow your audience, sell more books, and find success as an author! How to Build Your Author Platform Fast! Click to download!

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