The process of writing a book can be quite intimidating, especially if you’re a beginner, and not being sure how to actually make a start can paralyze you with self-doubt.
Presenting your work to a potentially world-wide audience is a little scary.
What if nobody reads it?
What if your writing is terrible?
Writing a book (not just non-fiction) is hard work, fraught with obstacles, and can create levels of stress that can lead to anxiety. More about that in a future post.
As a beginner, take some time to set up your writing environment.
Develop a writing habit to start.
Create a book outline to start writing.
Focus on writing your book ONLY.
Maintain your focus at the start.
Schedule book writing time.
Deal with writing distractions.
Start writing your book!