The Write Focus

3:46 / On Creativity / Enter the Writing Business

November 9, 2022

Every discussion of the Writing Biz needs a focus on Creativity. What does creativity actually mean? How do we put it into practice? How do story visions change when creativity is applied?

Also ~

Writing can be a hell and a heaven. How do we know when the writing biz is worth it?


  • 00:40 Intro
  • 2:17 Growth Depends on Challenges
  • 3:20 Creativity = Unique Spins on Classics = Freshness
  • 6;40 Freshness Requires Thought / Planning
  • 7:25 Saggy Pantstering Defined
  • 9:48 Daily Writing / Avoiding the Lures  
  • 12:50 Zig & Zag with Projects
  • 17:12 Ever-Expanding Stories / Blown Deadlines
  • 21:43 Writing Hell
  • 25:25 The Writer’s 3-Part Mantra
  • 27:45 Writing Purgatory / Writing Heaven
  • 30:56 Closing

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