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You Don’t Have to Make Your Bed to Write a Book
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When it’s time to write, my mind quickly finds a reason not to sit down and face the terror of the blank page.

Normally, these distractions come in the form of odds and ends I convince myself must be taken care of before I sit down to do my work. These odds and ends are usually…

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Sunday Morning Music, Andrew Belle
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Who have you seen perform live 5 or more times?

My concert count is around 8 for…

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On the Importance of Tricking Yourself Every Once in a While
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I’m deep into a manuscript that’s due this fall, and in some ways my writing routine is the same as ever, but in other ways I’m learning some new tactics to get me through. Here’s one that’s helping me get the writing done these days:

Trick yourself into just playing around with an idea, in advance of really and officially writing it.

Let’s say I have half an hour before the bus drops off…

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Our Primary Goal is Love
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The Sacred Act of Remembering
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A Book May Begin With Angst, But it Must End in Love
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In Life, Move Through the Fear Rather Than Around It
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Sunday Morning Music, Nils Frahm
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“Hi, I’m Al and I’m an Addict”
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How Does American Culture Influence Christianity?
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When Life Is A Fog, Cling To The Lantern of Light
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