Live: The Barefoot Writer December Issue

“Never get outworked.”

That’s the personal credo of Kevin Rogers, this month’s Featured Interviewee.

If you adopt it, it will change everything about your life as a writer.

Not that it has writing origins. Kevin grabbed on to that as his personal belief system after two weeks of backbreaking work on a home construction site.

He carried it into his writing ventures and gives that mindset credit for many of his major successes (and he is a major success — read the full interview with him on page 09 of our new December issue of the Barefoot Writer).

But why is this credo so energizing to writers?

Because it frees you. Frees you from the worry that you’re not talented enough or creative enough. That you don’t come from the right background. That you’re disadvantaged because you don’t own the latest software and the trendiest computer.

If you’re willing to lay it all on the line, to write more and read more and stretch yourself, to never get outworked …

Then you will prevail.

Actor Will Smith has a similar stance. As he once said in an interview with Tavis Smiley,

The only thing that I see that is distinctly different about me is I’m not afraid to die on a treadmill. I will not be outworked, period. You might have more talent than me, you might be smarter than me, you might be sexier than me, you might be all of those things, you got it on me in nine categories. But if we get on the treadmill together, there’s two things: You’re getting off first, or I’m going to die.

You could argue that in actuality, Will Smith really is one of the smartest, sexiest, and most talented performers out there …

Maybe. Maybe not. We’ll never know how much of that is fact versus how much we’ve come to believe after seeing him prevail in blockbuster after blockbuster and an avalanche of successful ventures.

Which means for you, as the writer, that if you continue to put your best foot forward, put your work out there, put your writing goals first …

You’ll be seen. You’ll prevail. Nobody will care whether it’s raw talent or tricks you picked up along the way, because nobody can outwork you, and nobody’s gonna even want to try when you’re at the top of your game.

Read Kevin Rogers’s essay for more honest insight on the same topic — page 09.

This month’s issue also features

  • a “hidden league” of writers who get paid to make dreams come true,
  • four simple moves you can make to sweep adversity’s game pieces off the board,
  • quick and easy ways to fill your coffers with a treasury of content ideas,
  • advice on sending your clients holiday gifts, and
  • a proven way to outsmart distractions with binaural beats.

This is one of my favorite issues yet … Enjoy, and happy holidays!

Click here now to read your December issue of Barefoot Writer.

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Published: December 7, 2018

1 Response to “Live: The Barefoot Writer December Issue”

  1. Greetings, I was surprised to get this post of The Barefoot writers life magazine. I had to cancel the Circle of Success because of money issues (Medical leave from work without pay so far), So I thought this group and the Professional Alliance would be taken off as well.
    This magazine was well written and gave me some ideas. Thank you. Christine H

    Christine H

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