This latest rewrite, which is, by far, the best stuff I’ve ever written, has pushed me into a whole new level of motivation and creativity for my writing.
To the point where I am training my body to wake earlier and earlier each week so I can get to a coffee shop or cafe in the wee hours to write until I have to see my first patient.
And you know what? It’s awesome!!!
Don’t get me wrong… I’ve been super tired the last couple weeks in the morning, but the payoff has been huge in the way of productivity and word count and immense fortification of the creative juices
I should have known. I’ve always been more of a morning person, anyway, but I just didn’t want to get up at the armpit of dawn to write.
Currently, my alarm is set for just before 6, but I’m hoping to back that up to 5 a.m. over the next few weeks.
I won’t overtax myself if I need a morning off, because we all do, but the best writing I’ve ever done is bubbling forth from this fountain of morning inspiration and motivation.
So… I shall continue!
What have you changed or had to adjust to for the sake of your writing? Have you given anything else up in order to make time/room for your writing?
“Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day.”
― Glen Cook,
“Write in the morning, revise in the afternoon, read at night, and spend the rest of your time exercising your diplomacy, stealth, and charm.”