How to Become an Unstoppable Nonfiction Book Writer — Even When Writer’s Block Strikes

Poor T-Rex.

It really wants that cup of tea over there, but its stumpy little arms just won’t cut it, waving around uselessly.

I very much identify with that T-Rex.

My arms are full-size, but my brain is sometimes too short.

Like when it spins off in a totally different direction instead of doing the writing I want to do.

I’m sure this sounds familiar if you’ve ever tried to write anything ever, right?

So I need a tool.

A long-armed grabber, if you like.


This works for me every single time — whether I’m writing a book, an essay, an email, or this post right here.

Maybe it’ll work for you…

  • What’s your big idea?
  • Why is it important?
  • Who is it for?
  • Why do they need it?
  • What are the most important aspects of your big idea? (bullet point them out)
  • What story illustrates your points?
  • What happens next?

Simply answer these questions, and you’re off.

Maybe it won’t be publish-worthy, but you’ll have a decent first draft.

Which you can edit, and send out.

Imagine what the T-Rex would have been able to accomplish with one of those extendable litter grabbers…

It would have been truly unstoppable.

Like me.

@ship30for30 #writer #writersblock #nonfiction #tinytrexarms

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