We’ve all been there. You’re just about to settle down with a cup of tea to indulge in the next chapter of your book, or to catch up with your favourite television programme and suddenly… BEEP BEEP! Your phone buzzes, the doorbell rings, someone requires your immediate attention or you remember that you have to go to the shop before it closes. Life is full of distractions, and this can be especially tricky to manage when you are trying to write a book.
It is crucial that you find the right time and place to be at your most productive and creative. If you are in the frame of mind to write, then you should be able to do just that without worrying about distractions. If you are constantly being interrupted when trying to work, then your natural ‘writing flow’ will be broken and you may not progress with your book as quickly or as smoothly as you would like to.
But never fear! That’s where we come in. Below are some useful hints and tips to help you to find your perfect, peaceful writing space and to find the ideal time to sit down and work on your book: