Writing can be a long and isolating process and maintaining motivation can be a serious problem. I also find that as writing is a hobby for me, when my social or work life gets busy I will find its been weeks since I’ve even looked at my story. And the longer I go between writing periods the harder it is to pick it up.
In order to motivate and remind me to write I made a flow chart and set it as my computer wallpaper. Unfortunately over time I stopped taking notice of it and kind of lost its impact.
But here it is, my motivation tip no.1