You’re a writer who wants to make an impact. You know there’s nobody in the universe who can tell your story quite like you can, but getting the narrative onto the page while battling writer’s block and juggling life isn’t always easy.
I’m Clare Bunting, a creativity coach who helps authors untangle their stories to find the golden thread, and helps them ease their struggles in their writing lives.
Imagine you’d never experienced the work of your favourite writer because they gave up too soon and never got over those beliefs of ‘I’m not good enough’.
When authors come to me they’re completely stuck. They have a draft or partial draft of a manuscript, but their story isn’t working. They don’t know how to fix the problems, and they don’t know if they can carry on.
I know how stressful writing can be. The good news is there are ways to help fix your book and ease your struggle.
By choosing coaching, you’re giving yourself permission to take your writing seriously.
How much time do you spend creating, whether that’s by making art, writing, or singing in the shower? I love creativity, but up until about five years ago, I denied myself consistent time to do the thing I most enjoyed. When I was 9, I would sit for hours writing my book series High Cliff Towers, which was about a boarding school for rich kids who arrived at the start of term by helicopter…. Read More
I’ve been reading the wonderful book Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert about creative living beyond fear. In her book, Liz writes a letter to Fear. This inspired me to write my own letter.