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Creativity coach, writing and creative process instructor, speaker, author of Around the Writer's Block: Using Brain Science to Write the Way You Want (Penguin/Tarcher 2012) and Dancing in the Dragon's Den (Red Wheel Weiser), Teaching Artist at the Loft Literary Center.

Want to Write More? You Need to Play More!

Not that you need it, but I give you my permission to play. I invite you to play. I encourage you to play. Here’s why:

What you really need is your own permission. I predict that if you write a permission slip to play, you’ll find it easier to write everything else.

Let me know what happens to your writing when you play more. I love to be right about this stuff.

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2 Comments on “Want to Write More? You Need to Play More!”

  1. Alex Cespedes February 27, 2015 at 9:39 am #

    Very interesting! I’ve done a lot of thinking and some writing about this, and I totally agree. The process of flow (with a goal or without) exercises the brain in a way that makes purposeful work much easier.


    • rosannebane February 27, 2015 at 4:01 pm #

      Thanks for sharing your experience Alex. Have you posted your writing about the process of flow on a blog? I’d like to read it.


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