Are you failing to progress with your writing? This enhanced freewriting technique can help you get back on track.
Getting off-screen and looking at your research in two and three dimensions can help you see the ‘big picture’ more clearly.
1 Starting thoughts When an essay assignment arrives, read the title slowly. Put it aside for an hour then read it again. Take 15 minutes to ask yourself: • Do I understand what’s being asked of me? You might need…
Ideas tend to come when we’re not racking our brains. They surprise us when the mind is relaxed and wandering over our material.
Keep a notebook with you at all times to jot down ideas for your next writing stint.
The particular rhythms of repetitive tasks and tedious domestic duties can give you valuable problem-solving space.
Deciding who is the protagonist helps you tell your story with greatest impact.
'Freewriting is a marvellous complement to academic writing.'
To keep your writing in shape, do some reading outside your subject area for inspiration.
To improve your productivity, simply put your phone away for a while.