Quote by JENNIFER EGAN - Deepstash
JENNIFER EGAN

“You can only write regularly if you’re willing to write badly… Accept bad writing as a way of priming the pump, a warm-up exercise that allows you to write well.”

JENNIFER EGAN

25

426 reads

CURATED FROM

IDEAS CURATED BY

imagikal

Reader. Writer. Minimalist.

Ideas on Writing!

The idea is part of this collection:

Self-Care Ideas

Learn more about motivationandinspiration with this collection

Cultivating self-awareness and self-reflection

Prioritizing and setting boundaries for self-care

Practicing mindfulness and presence

Related collections

Similar ideas to JENNIFER EGAN

You’re not perfect

You’re not perfect

No one is perfect. Accept your mistakes and realize that other people are willing to accept your mistakes as well, especially if you own up an learn from them.

Writing as a tool

Writing is a way of communicating. When you use clear, credible and persuasive language, you don't have to worry about a beautiful sentence or fancy words.

  • If you are not clear from the start, you will end up wasting a lot of time clarifying your message. Aim to get it right from ...

Validate your emotions

Validate your emotions

  1. Label the emotion. When you notice yourself feeling badly emotionally, simply describe what the emotion is that you’re feeling (sad, anxious, frustrated, etc.).
  2. Acknowledge the discomfort. Acknowledge that it’s okay to feel that way even emotionally if it feels uncomfor...

Read & Learn

20x Faster

without
deepstash

with
deepstash

with

deepstash

Personalized microlearning

100+ Learning Journeys

Access to 200,000+ ideas

Access to the mobile app

Unlimited idea saving

Unlimited history

Unlimited listening to ideas

Downloading & offline access

Supercharge your mind with one idea per day

Enter your email and spend 1 minute every day to learn something new.

Email

I agree to receive email updates