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Juggling Multiple Writing Projects without Breaking a Sweat

Welcome to Week J of Authors' Tips: A to Z of Writing. If this is the first time you are visiting this series, here's a quick recap. Authors share their tips on writing fiction - and each week we talk about various aspects of writing. This week it's time to take a closer look at how to juggle multiple writing projects. Every writer has her/his own writing process. For some writing begins with certain rituals and habits. For others it's done with minimum fuss. There are some who believe in focusing on one book project at a time and there are those who work on two or more manuscripts simultaneously. How the writer accomplishes her/his work is a very personal journey. JK Rowling, for instance, is known to juggle multiple projects at once. While writing her latest Cormoran Strike book, Lethal White (which by the way is an excellent read!) she was simultaneously working on two screenplays. Before you decide if you are a Singular Project or Multiple Project Wr