Working as a freelance designer, writer, video editor is hard. There’s usually no support Ã¢Â€Â“ it’s a lonely road. The most annoying thing about doing creative work on your own is the “creative blocks” (should we call them monsters?) you hit from time to time.
They’re scary, those damn monsters. They’ll get your agent angry, your readers unhappy, and your clients running. The reason they attack is because your day-to-day state really affects your work. The way you feel on a consistent basis determines the quality and refinement of your efforts.
But there’s a way to survive. First, you can avoid everything by just making sure you keep the monster inside you happy. Here’s how.