Have you ever tried living life by the seat of your pants? You don't get very far, do you? A lot of twists and turns but no real forward movement. To reach your goals, you must plan for the future.
Sometimes life can hit us from every angle. So, how do we avoid overwhelm when writing and life collide?
We often blame family and friends for sabotaging our writing. While those might be valid complaints, most sabotage comes from ourselves.