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Running Down a Dream: Your Road Map to Winning Creative Battles by [Grahl, Tim]
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Running Down a Dream: Your Road Map to Winning Creative Battles Kindle Edition

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A Deeply Personal Field Guide to Defeating Your Own Worst Enemy.

When you dream, you envision a magical future. You have heroically slayed the dragons and unlocked the creativity and genius buried deep inside.

But how do you actually get there?

You can analyze the myths of visionary creators–artists, writers, musicians, software developers, etc that have accomplished the impossible. You’ll read about how they went for it, refused to quit, and would not be denied. But exactly how these successful creators went from being fearful dreamers to accomplished artists proves elusive. They seem to have secret sauce inside that you just don’t possess.

Running Down a Dream unflinchingly bares the naked truth behind all creations and shares the practical to-do list to take you from here to there.

The good news? You don’t have to be an Austen or a Michelangelo or an Oprah to create a work of art.

The bad news? There is no glossing over the pain, embarrassment, and financial terror necessary to contend with on your journey to mission accomplished.

More good news? What lies ahead for you is the realization of your heroic self. The run is worth it in ways you can’t yet imagine.

About the Author

Tim Grahl works with bestselling authors such as Daniel Pink, Chip and Dan Heath, Hugh Howey, Dan Ariely and Pamela Slim. He recently had five clients on The New York Times best seller list at the same time. Tim is also the moderator and guinea pig for The Story Grid Podcast, a weekly conversation with editor Shawn Coyne exploring just what it takes to craft a compelling story. His first novel, The Threshing, is the result of the work he and Coyne have done on the show and is due to publish in 2019. Tim's bestselling books, Your First 1000 Copies: The Step-by-Step Guide to Marketing Your Book and Book Launch Blueprint: The Step-by-Step Guild to a Bestselling Launch are the definitive guides on how authors can build their online platforms.


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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1856 KB
  • Print Length: 226 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1936891557
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Black Irish Entertainment LLC (11 July 2018)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B07DVBWH23
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #84,906 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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