May 192015

C.ThompsonGet Out of Your Own Way

Ever find yourself unaccountably avoiding the cozy writing nook you once loved or using your computer for everything but writing? In “Get Out of Your Own Way: Tips on Stopping Self-Sabotage and Unlocking Your Potential,” RITA-nominated author Colleen Thompson shares strategies for overcoming procrastination, perfectionism, self-criticism, and other monsters under the keyboard that can strike at any stage of a writer’s journey.


About Our Speaker

A former teacher and prolific speaker on the craft of writing, Colleen Thompson is the RITA-nominated author of 26 books, from the fast-paced romantic thrillers she has written for Harlequin, Montlake, and Dorchester Publishing to the action-packed historical romances she wrote as Gwyneth Atlee for Kensington. Other honors include the National Readers’ Choice Award, multiple Romantic Times’ Top Picks, KISS Awards and a Reviewer’s Choice Award, Publisher’s Weekly starred review, and appearances on the Waldenbooks, Barnes & Noble, Bookscan and Amazon bestseller lists.