What Are the REAL Odds of Success? Extreme Ownership & the Best-Selling Author

This is what it’s all about! Be the 5%!

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Many of us are doing NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). If you’ve been following this blog the last two weeks, then you probably know I’ve had a horrific case of the flu. While this does mean I’ve sidelined editing (have to have higher thinking skills) and teaching (kind of need a voice) this has not excused me from writing.

In fact, it’s been pretty good for my writing since Robotussin apparently chloroforms the internal editor and is like Skittles to the Lizard Brain who is now running around in my head with scissors.

Oh God! It has the glitter! Hold on! Back in a minute….

Where was I? Yes, Lizard Brain is great for creating, and if I keep my pace, I should finish my 50,000 words tomorrow. Right now I am at almost 41,000 words and have been averaging about…

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6 responses to “What Are the REAL Odds of Success? Extreme Ownership & the Best-Selling Author

  1. What a great post! Thanks for reblogging. All I have to do now is be in the 5%. 🙂 xo Whitney

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  2. You’re welcome Whitney! I agree… I’m aiming for that 5% too! 😉

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  3. Thank you very much for sharing this, Michelle. SOO good!

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  4. I know… It really has encouraged me to try harder.

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