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Write By Midnight Pep Talk 07-27-20

What is your ideal writing schedule and environment? What do you think would really help you get your writing done? Now look at the real world. What are some steps you could take to get your real world writing life closer to your ideal writing life? Instead of focusing on what you can’t do, think about what you can do.

A Night Owl, but Maybe Not a WriteOwl

Megan Norris Jones

Megan Norris Jones

In a previous post, I wrote about my search for more consistent writing time as my daytime schedule has changed. The two options I found were to write either early or late.

I am a confessed night owl (hence the pun with WriteOwls), so my money was on the night time. I have been surprised to discover, however, that evenings are not a great time for me to write. Instead, evenings work better for spending time with my family and catching up on things around the house. Because I have traditionally stayed up late, I’ve already scheduled things to do at night, and I had trouble fitting another thing (writing) into my nightly schedule. Continue reading