Project Management as a Vital Author Skill

It’s Thursday and I want to talk about a thing that I’ve mentioned once or twice, but that I haven’t really delved into in detail.

Sometimes you’re working on one story, and for whatever reason another story is jostling for space in your brainmeats. Getting distracted from one story to work on another can often result in a full stop on productivity on the first story, and that is no bueno.

What I discovered last year was that I had the capacity to work on multiple projects at the same time, but this is not a skill that many writers seem to possess, based on my purely anecdotal experience with other writers.

So how do you pull on multiple threads without losing track of any given thread? Continue reading