13 steps to stop overworking and start writing

The mental drain of too many tasks will disrupt your creative flow. Get ample sleep, step away from the computer for a refreshing stroll, and, for Pete’s sake, have some fun.

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Are you feeling overworked?

You may have this feeling about writing itself. Perhaps your day job is squeezing you so hard that you don’t have time to fit in any writing around the edges.

Many of us are working longer hours than any time since statistics have been kept. In her book “The Overworked American,” author Juliet Schor revealed that in 1990, Americans worked an average of one month per year more than they had in 1970.

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