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Oct 29, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Though academic writing surely requires hard work. it also brings periods of deep satisfaction. How can you prepare your mind for "flow" states and "eureka" moments?
Oct 22, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
As a professional researcher you are in a better position than most to figure out the best path for working with your dsylexia or ADHD.
Oct 14, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Rather than take the most efficient route, you may take paths that demand more effort because they seem easier and create the illusion of productivity.
Oct 07, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Crippling self-doubts that trigger procrastination often arise, ironically, when the manuscript is close to being done. Why do writers hit the wall at the end of a project?
Sep 29, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
This blog provides some simple but effective ways to overcome the anxiety that tends to accompany academic writing.
Sep 22, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Your assumptions about yourself and the writing process make a huge difference in your ability to move past blocks.
Sep 15, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Achieving your destination requires cultivating a mindset to help you tolerate ambiguity and keep moving forward even when your path seems uncertain.
Sep 08, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
Probably the most harmful myth about writing is that it should always be a linear, straightforward process.
Sep 01, 2014 Amy Benson Brown
With the beginning of the academic year, how will you accomplish the writing tasks that didn't get done over the summer break?
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