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Guest Speaker: Hillary Rettig’s “How to Overcome Procrastination and Perfectionism and be Joyful”

August 18, 2015 @ 6:30 pm

We’re co-sponsoring this event with Pikes Peak Writers.

Please note the Date and Location:  6:30 Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at the Penrose Library on 20 N. Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO

Workshop Description:  Joyful Productivity for Writers by Hillary Rettig, author of The 7 Secrets of the Prolific. Inspiration exists and is available to everyone at nearly any time. Under-productivity, procrastination, and blocks are solvable problems. The secret to achieving a state of near perpetual inspiration (a.k.a., “flow”) is to switch from a scarcity to an abundance Hillary Rettigmindset, and also from a shame/blame mindset to one focused on problem-solving.

In this workshop by Hillary Rettig, author of the bestselling  “The 7 Secrets of the Prolific,” we’ll delve deep into the heart of under productivity so you can see, once and for all, what forces are holding you back. The we’ll discuss solutions—lots of them—that you can start using immediately to boost productivity and reduce stress. This workshop is for all writers—including creative, academic, student, and those who write on the job—plus all artists, activists, and anyone seeking to get more productive.

Speaker Bio:  Hillary Rettig is a writer, teacher, and coach whose mission is helping people achieve joyful productivity and values based time management. Her latest book, The 7 Secrets of the Prolific: The Definitive Guide to Overcoming Procrastination, Perfectionism, and Writer’s Block (Infinite Art, 2011), is a bestseller in its Amazon categories, and has been translated into Spanish, Japanese, and (soon) Russian. She is also author of The Lifelong Activist: How to Change the World Without Losing Your Way (Lantern Books, 2006). Hillary has taught writing productivity at leading venues including The Mark Twain House & Museum, Cape Cod Writers Center, Grub Street Writers, and online at Loft.org and SavvyAuthors.com.


August 18, 2015
6:30 pm


Penrose Library
20 N. Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States