Writing Without Fear
DON’T LET FEAR CRUSH YOUR CREATIVITY! FACE IT. WRITE IT. DO. THE. THING.
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Exclusively available to members of Writers' HQ

Learn how to recognise, avoid, and smash your writerly fears

Complete a series of challenges to help you achieve your goals

Join our kickass community to support you through your writing journey and beyond

DON'T LET YOUR WRITING FEARS HOLD YOU BACK. WE'LL SHOW YOU HOW

Get yourself loaded up with a tonne of writerly know-how to boost your confidence, overcome self-doubt, and deal with the many terrifying aspects of the writing process. Actual, real life, realistic, tangible methods of getting shit done without freaking the fork out.

Stuff like…

The dreaded blank page <gasp>
Good old imposter syndrome <argh>
The existential horror of writer’s block <no, please, stop>
Your mortal enemy: the inner critic <oof>
And… dun dun duuuuun: REJECTION <faints>

We know. It’s scary. Take a moment to compose yourself, take a big whiff of the smelling salts, and gird your loins, because by the end of this course you’ll have everything you need to defeat each and every one of those dastardly fiends, achieving epic-level freedom from fear.

LESSONS IN THIS COURSE

NO FEAR
The Writers’ HQ guide to giving zero fucks

AND SO WE BEGIN. OR DON’T
What stops us starting? (Aka fear of the blank page)

WHAT ARE YOU REALLY AFRAID OF?
Writing is both scary and good

BANISH
WRITER’S BLOCK

Breaking through the blockage

REJECTION 😱
Welcome to rejection town. Population: All Of Us

FORTITUDE!
Motivate your fine self

BEYOND FEAR
Writing without fear

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Members get access to special buddy groups and accountability logs, and you’ll often find Sarah and Jo loitering on the forums instead of doing their own writing.

Live Q&As with Sarah and Jo and other member-exclusive webinars

Hone your craft by getting answers to your writerly questions and exploring your challenges with regular online events, including live Q&As with Sarah and Jo, Flash Fiction write-a-longs, and advanced journaling skills.

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