Productivity can be very elusive, but with a new year comes new inspiration. The winter months are a great time to set new goals, start new hobbies, and finally get around to completing that project you’ve wanted to work on since June. From chipping away at your TBR pile, to joining book clubs, to making reading resolutions for a more feminist 2017, there are plenty of things you probably want to accomplish this year. Maybe the only problem is actually following through with all of them.
If you need an extra boost to really find inspiration so that your resolutions last, your favorite authors have your back. Writing can be a daunting profession — after all, you may find yourself staring at a blank page with no ideas in your mind. There’s a reason writer’s block is such a dreaded state, but because writers face this every day, they often give the best advice at overcoming it. You don’t have to be a writer to appreciate these words of wisdom from your favorite authors — no matter your hobbies and career,you can use the following quotes to inspire your 2017. Just follow these tips from trusted writers and you’ll have your most productive year yet.