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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