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Summary: On Writing by Stephen King Stephen’s Personal Story and Beginning Stephen has always had a strong affinity for writing. He first earned money from his writing by transcribing a scary movie. By the time he was 16, he was at least getting personalized rejection letters. This was a promising indication that he would succeed …

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The War of Art Summary (Part 2)

Part. 2 Combating Resistance; Turning Pro What distinguishes pros from amateurs: professionals consider their work as a long-term vocation professionals show up every day The professional loves his profession and commits full time professionals schedule time to do work rather than waiting for inspiration Principle of priority: Do the most critical task first and know …

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The War of Art Summary (Part 1)

Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battle Many activities draw out resistance, such as art, business, diet, learning, commitment, and courageous acts. Things that don’t produce immediate results create resistance in people. Resistance is negative energy that pushes us away and comes from within. Resistance lies to and tricks people. It is …

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