Motivation and Encouragement for Dissertation Writers Across Disciplines

TD:D Blog Carnival: Volume 8, Edition 2

In TD:D Blog Carnival on March 8, 2011 at 5:46 am

Welcome to another edition of the TD:D Blog Carnival!

Enjoy this week’s posts and make sure to check back soon for another edition.

Want Time to Write? Here’s How by Kelly Stone

“It is a scientific fact that whenever you start counting the number of times you do a certain behavior, that behavior will either increase or decrease in frequency depending on what you want it to do.”

Addicted to Writing by Kelly Stone

“Habits are formed and strengthened only by repetition. When you have a concrete schedule in front of you, you are driven to fulfill the schedule, and each time you follow through on it, your writing habit gets stronger.”

Writer’s Knowledge Base: The Search Engine for Writers

“The Writer’s Knowledge Base (WKB) is a searchable collection of articles that are highly relevant to writers. The articles are diverse and cover such topics as the craft of writing, getting published, promotion, etc.”

How to Eat an Elephant in 10 Minutes by Craig Jarrow

“Do you have an elephant?  You know, that big task that you have not gotten around to?  The one that you are dreading…  The one that has been hanging around….  The one that is too obvious…  It’s in the middle of the room and no one wants to talk about it.  What is your elephant? And how are you going to deal with it?”

7 Ways to Get Up and Go by Craig Jarrow

“When people tell me that they do not have enough time to do the things they want and need to do, I challenge them to Get Up! and get at it.  We all have the same amount of time. It is how we choose to spend it that matters.”

If you would like to submit a post for the TD:D blog carnival, email your link to tododissertation[at]gmail[dot]com.


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