I found this interesting, and I thought you might like to read it, too. This is a guest blog from Andrew Timothy Post, who is a SFFH writer. After reading this article about motivation and learning, I found Mr. Post’s article on motivation and writing useful.
Of course, my favorite motivational quotation for writing has always been Dr. Samuel Johnson‘s “No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money.” I confess, two of my favorite hobbies are eating and sleeping indoors.
Too many people confuse their own enthusiasm for confidence and determination. Then the going gets rough, the fear closes in, and what was once fun becomes a chore.