Get Your Writing Done

Get Your Writing Done

Hosted by: Trevor Thrall

The Get Your Writing Done podcast is hosted by Trevor Thrall, Ph.D., author of The 12 Week Year for Writers. Every week we dive deep on strategies and tools to help writers be their most productive selves.

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GYWD 23: Tools of the Trade with Scrivener for Dummies Author Gwen Hernandez

Episode #23

If you write fiction (and even if you don't), my guess is that you use, have used, or are thinking about using Scrivener, one of the most popular writing apps on the planet. If you are thinking about it, or need some...
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GYWD 22: Tools of the Trade with Plottr Founders Cameron Sutter and Ryan Zee

Episode #22

Welcome to the Get Your Writing Done podcast, I’m Trevor Thrall, author of The 12 Week Year for Writers. If you enjoy today’s episode, please submit a review wherever you get your podcasts. And for weekly updates on...
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GYWD 21: How the Growth Mindset Can Unlock Your Writing Potential

Episode #21

Are great writers born or made? Is your productivity level something fixed, or can you become a more productive person over time? If you haven’t written a book by age 30, will you ever? Do rejections mean you’re a...
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GYWD 20: Optimizing Epiphanies: Three Steps to Launching Successful Writing Projects

It’s a new year and for many of us that means it’s time to launch ambitious new writing projects. And that’s great, because the world needs more of what you’re doing. But it turns out that the launch phase is fraught...
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GYWD 19: The 13th Week and 2021 in Review

Episode #19

If you aren’t a 12 Week Year follower, you might be surprised to learn that a key element of the 12 Week Year system is, in fact, a 13th week. The 13th week is dedicated to assessing the previous 12 so that you can...
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GYWD 18: Why Do You Write?

Episode #18

Let me ask you a simple question: Why do you write?This question - so simple and unassuming and yet so profound - is the starting point for our conversation about motivation. We all have good days and bad days. I’m...
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GYWD 17: Building Resilience, with Susan Scott

Episode #17

Today I sit down with Susan Scott, counselor, leadership coach, author, and founder of Life Inspired, Inc., a company that provides life design and coaching for leaders and life coaches.Our topic today is resilience....
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GYWD 16: Dealing with Imposter Syndrome

Episode #16

Have you ever been thinking about a writing project but then said, I don’t know everything I need to know about that so I shouldn’t start that project right now, I should wait until I’m more confident about what I...
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GYWD 15: How to Survive the Holidays: Writer's Edition

Episode #15

Welcome to the Get Your Writing Done podcast, I’m Trevor Thrall, author of The 12 Week Year for Writers. If you enjoy today’s episode, please submit a review wherever you get your podcasts. And for weekly updates on...
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GYWD 14: Why I Love My Weekly Writing Group

Episode #14

Welcome to the Get Your Writing Done podcast, I’m Trevor Thrall, author of The 12 Week Year for Writers. If you enjoy today’s episode, please submit a review wherever you get your podcasts. And for weekly updates on...
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GYWD 13: The Quantified Writer? A Healthy Approach to Keeping Score

Episode #13

Are you one of those people who uses a fancy watch or phone to track your blood pressure, heart rate, daily step count, laps swum, miles run, calories consumed, and all that? On the flip side, have you ever decided...
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GYWD 12: Tools of the Trade, with Max Seeleman from Ulysses

Episode #12

Writers are a particular bunch. We like to have things just right when we get down to business. Some of us have trouble getting anything done if things aren’t just right. For me, writing is easier when I love my set...
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