As someone who finds it hard to fit my writing,blogging with university studying around my duties as mother, wife and general house keeper I found this really helpful and will try from now on to commit to organizing a schedule…. This is where if I was in girl guides I would be making ‘the promise’ dib dib dob – oh wait that’s scouts! 😉
Commit to a regular creativity practice. Regularity — a daily practice, if possible — is key to staying in touch with how you make meaning.
What are your plans for creative practice this week? Given the specifics of your schedule, decide on a realistic intention or practice plan — and ink that time in your calendar. The scheduling part is important, because as you know, if you try to “fit it in” around the edges, it generally won’t happen. An intention as simple as “I will write for 20 minutes every morning after breakfast” or “I will sketch a new still life on Wednesday evening” is what it’s all about. If appropriate, use time estimates to containerize your task, which can make a daunting project feel more accessible.
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