Frustrated? Time to learn the lesson...Do you ever get the feeling you’re banging your head against a wall?

Figuratively, I mean.

This is how I’ve been feeling lately. You see, I was stuck on a particular marketing strategy for my book and the whole project ground to a standstill for months on end while I continued to push, pull, shove, maneuver and stubbornly persevere.

Frustration mounted, I stopped enjoying the process and I couldn’t even seem to find time to be creative anymore. I suddenly realized I’d stopped doing all the things I loved and brought me joy. I felt like I was stuck in quicksand. Do you ever have one of those dreams where you’re running but just not getting anywhere?

Now, don’t get me wrong. I’m all for perseverance. Perseverance has brought me to where I am in life. Perseverance has allowed me to survive the hard times and rise from them triumphantly.

Read the whole article on learning from frustration here:  SheKnows


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