All tagged Stephen Pressfield

TURNING PRO | Inner Power & Life’s Work

This is part 1 of the book review for “Turning Pro” It’s a follow-up to “The War of Art” that goes into the concepts of addictions and “shadow careers” as substitutes for embracing our authentic personal destinies and that digs more deeply into the differences between the amateur mindset and the professional mindset as a means of confronting and overcoming Resistance.

THE WAR OF ART

This is a book review for “The War Of Art” It identifies the enemy—what is called Resistance with a capital “R,” i.e. fear, self-doubt, procrastination, perfectionism, all the forms of self-sabotage that stop us from doing our work and realizing our dreams.