How to Fight Burnout

Writer's fatigue, or burnout, is very real, especially when you set a daily goal for yourself and sincerely want to be consistent as a writer. The key to preventing it? Listening.

Taking a walk

The other week, I woke up feeling sluggish, slow. I didn’t have any deadlines, any pressure, and my job didn’t start until the afternoon. I could hear a low-battery warning beeping in my mind.

In other words, the morning could be a total waste if I let it get away from me. The fatigue was creeping in. I felt justified to maybe just veg out.

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