Write for 25 minutes a day, every day. Celebrating the process & the practice.
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Yesterday, I hit the 100 follower mark. It’s exciting, and it’s messing with my head and my ego. I want more, I need more!, the anxious voice cries for attention. I caught myself checking Medium notification the same way I have with Facebook. No more of this.

When I started…

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Stop.

I’ve been freezing lately. Stopping myself from writing freely, flowing with words and whatever comes.

It’s a mix of self-censorship and perfectionism and a sense of ‘why bother’ — I’m not eligible for the Medium Partnership Program because I live in Israel, and so I don’t have the possibility of…

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“Why should we write?”

This is the question Julia Cameron asks in her book ‘The Right to Write: An Invitation and Initiation into the Writing Life.”

Here are seven quotes to get you writing — in a rooted, joyful, and true way.

1.
We should write because it is human nature to write. Writing claims…

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What do you feel about your life today?

Yes, you.

What do you feel about your life today?

Write it, writer. There is no wrong way.

Say it, express the things you aren’t sure how to say —

it is time to be true.

How do I feel, at this moment, on this day?

I feel uncertain and uncertainty, the shadow of insecurity.

I feel marvel and wonder…

Yael Shira

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