To increase reader responses ask what's more important, the message to your
audience, or critics. See, it really doesn't matter whether you are a literary scholar or
someone with little formal education. Writing is all about the message being conveyed to the
audience. It's not about you or those that enjoy critiquing your writing.
Follow these simple 3 steps to keep people interested in what you have to
Start writing from an inspired state - Writing inspiration starts by clearing your
mind. Do this by closing your eyes, taking a few deep breaths and opening
your heart to a feeling of joy. Before you know it, you will feel a sense of peaceful
presence within you. A sense of being alive and together, but without thought
(more on this later). This is your creative starting place; a place free of critics,
including yourself, which in most cases is the toughest of all critics. If you're a
novice, don't worry...it doesn't matter. When you start writing from this peaceful,
clear space, your writing will change from mediocre to magical right before your eyes.
Write creatively by eliminating thought - To achieve a totally creative state for
writing, thought should not enter your state of consciousness. When you are totally
conscious you will write creatively, guaranteed. You will find it impossible to be
distracted by random thought. This can be accomplished with practice. Don't get
discouraged if it seems difficult at first. The rewards will be worth it. Just trust
that all the creative juices flow in the space between your thoughts. Open your heart
and close your mind. Your state of Being will change to one of visualization and
connection to the source energy, which allows free-form writing. During this state of
free-form writing you are in the most creative mode possible.
Stay focused on the "message" you want readers to experience - It doesn't matter if you
are a novice or seasoned writer. The most important thing is that the reader
understands what message you are trying to share. Stay focused on the message in a
clear easy to understand format. Who really cares if you are capable of writing at a
doctorate university level? If the reader can't understand what you write, what does it
accomplish? Again, keep your writing simple. Use words that convey a heart felt sense
of connection with your audience. By doing this your message is guaranteed to reach
everyone, and you ego will remain in check.
One of the best ways to stay connected with an audience is to be consistent with
your style of writing. Once you find your "natural style" stick with it. This is who you really
are; this is the person people listen to on a personal level. This will guarantee that they will
be looking forward to the next "message," rather than hitting the delete key as soon as they see
The secret to inspired writing is not found in the egoistic mind...it's found through the
ConsciousWords that come from the depth of your true higher self. Learn more
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where your guidance is derived from feelings...rather than a cluttered mind.