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Navigating Starts, Stops, and Pauses When Self-Publishing

Updated: Oct 16, 2023

Join us for part two of our series with Marisa, an emerging author on her self-publishing journey. In this episode, Marisa candidly shares her experiences of intentional pauses, offering insights on gaining clarity and honing her book's vision. We explore the power of giving oneself permission to take breaks and how it fosters unexpected growth. This episode discusses the transformative journey of a self-published author, emphasizing the freedom it grants for authentic expression. Stay tuned for Marisa's progress as she continues on her self-publishing journey.

  • Marisa's intentional pause in her writing journey allowed her to gain clarity and traction. Taking a step back can provide a fresh perspective and lead to unexpected breakthroughs. Self-publishing provides the freedom and flexibility to adapt and adjust timelines based on your unique circumstances and creative vision.

  • Acknowledge the demands of family life and external commitments. It's crucial to find a balance between pursuing your goals and addressing your responsibilities outside of writing. Giving yourself permission to adjust or press pause can lead to better outcomes in the long run.

  • Writing a book is a journey of self-reflection, growth, and exploration. It's not just about the end result but also the personal evolution along the way. Marisa's experiences have led to personal growth, self-discovery, a deeper understanding of her message, and an appreciation for the flexibility in the self-publishing process.

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