There is no magical word count that makes you a writer

One of the most challenging things about growing as a writer is overcoming the invisible, mental stumbling block of your own expectations.

If you have a strong vision of who you “should be” as a writer, the climb towards that can be both exhilarating and discouraging.

It is tough. Because…

If you quit now, you risk becoming someone different.

Do you want to become yourself?

I know, this might be an odd question. Because you’re probably thinking, “Well, why wouldn’t I?”

But I ask this because you’d be surprised. Many people don’t think through this lens.

Especially when it comes to our creativity and the things we want to…

A small twist to ‘Morning Pages.’

Some years ago, a coaching client told me she was deeply worried and dealt with lots of anxiety over the creative process.

“I just can’t write,” she said. Her emphasis on “can’t” was as if it was law.

Through our conversation, I gave her an assignment: “If you can’t write…

Brandon B. Keith

I write for creatives with big ideas and even bigger inner-critics | Husband, dad, mango-enthusiast | Connect with me here:

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