Five Reasons Why You Shouldn't Give Up on Your Writing

How many abandoned works-in-progress (WIPs) do you have sitting in your drawer or digital folder?

I'm guessing a few.

It's so easy to begin new writing projects, isn't it?

When we start something new, we are full of energy and enthusiasm and the writing comes easy.

But soon after, fear wakes up. It manifests itself in perfectionist thinking, comparison, procrastination, and/or excuse making.

The writing becomes more difficult.

We begin to struggle, and we take this struggle as a sure sign that what we're writing was never meant to be.

And then we stop writing.

This start-and-sto