Give Yourself a Break by Rebecca Heflin

Do you feel guilty when life gets in the way and you don’t get to write? Do you beat yourself up because your daily/weekly word count goals are in the tank? Now that we’re in the throes of the holiday season, this is a familiar experience.

Parties, shopping, baking, gift wrapping, decorating – whew! It wears me out just thinking about it. Adding a layer of guilt for not writing on top of the huge time-suck of the holidays can make for a stressful season, indeed.

I’m here to tell you – give yourself a break.

The holidays roll around the same time every year, and we all know how crazy they’re going to be – every year. So, take a deep cleansing breath, give yourself some space and allow yourself to enjoy the holidays without the guilt you carry over your word count being in the red.

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About NevaBrown

Neva Brown, a retired secondary teacher/administrator, now enjoys the challenge of writing romance novels and doing editing for other romance writers. She has even ventured into the social media world of Facebook, Twitter and Google+ as well as having a website; . Neva lived on West Texas ranches most of her life and uses that culture and environment in many of her stories. She and her husband now live at Rio Concho West in San Angelo, Texas. They are amazed at how well they have adjusted to ‘city’ living. Neva loves to hear from her readers. She can be reached at
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