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The 12 Week Year for Writers


Whether you are a budding playwright, a graduate student writing a thesis, an aspiring novelist, or a full-time writer, the 12 Week Year can help you become more productive on a consistent basis. With this new writing system in place, you will find yourself getting more writing done, more quickly, with less stress than before.



Writing with the 12 Week Year will enable you to:

  • Clarify your writing vision and increase the energy and motivation you bring to your writing
  • Connect your daily actions with your vision via a 12 Week Plan for your writing
  • Focus on only the most important tactics necessary to reach your writing goals
  • Create a healthy sense of urgency and motivation by shortening your planning horizon to twelve weeks
  • Reduce your stress about hitting goals by increasing the predictability and consistency of your writing
  • Build confidence in your ability to accomplish whatever writing projects you can imagine
  • Identify and resolve problems in your writing more quickly by reviewing your performance on a weekly basis
  • Reduce your anxiety by clearly identifying when it is time to write and when it is not time to write
  • Improve your work/life/writing balance by ensuring that your weekly schedule provides adequate time for each
  • Keep your projects on track by providing a weekly routine that reinforces your ability to get your writing done

Free Quick Start Workshop!

With your purchase you also reserve a free seat in the Quick Start Workshop. The workshop is the perfect way to get off to a fast start with The 12 Week Year for Writers.

Workshop topics include:

  • The value of honing your writing vision
  • The fundamental importance of focus
  • How to chunk your writing projects into 12 Week goals
  • Aligning your time with your plan
  • The power of “embracing the WER”
  • Embracing the writer’s mindset
  • And more…

Learn more about the workshop.