Synopses & Reviews
A simple and effective guide to turning your dreams into reality by taking matters into your own hands, filled with down-to-earth tips and easy exercises.
In Write It Down, Make It Happen, Henriette Anne Klauser, PhD, explains how simply writing down your goals in life is the first step toward achieving them. Writing can even help you understand what you want. In this book, you will read stories about ordinary people who witnessed miracles large and small unfold in their lives after they performed the basic act of putting their dreams on paper. Klauser’s down-to-earth tips and easy exercises are sure to get your creative juices flowing. Before you know it, you’ll be writing your own ticket to success.
With Write It Down, Make It Happen you can find the perfect mate, buy your dream house, get a great new job, wake up happier, travel the world, or even have a better relationship with your teenager.
Mary LoVerde author of Stop Screaming at the Microwave Easy to read and packed with ideas that changed my life. Dr. Klauser's ideas work, and she shows you how to reap the benefits.
Verna Noel Jones Rocky Mountain News Klauser's advice is eye-opening and contagious enough to make you pull out a notebook and pen, even as you read.
About the Author
Henriette Anne Klauser, Ph.D., is the author of the popular books Writing on Both Sides of the Brain and Put Your Heart on Paper. As president of Writing Resources, Dr. Klauser gives presentations and leads work-shops on topics of goal setting, writing, and relationship building for national associations, government agencies, and universities, as well as several Fortune 500 companies. She is the mother of four children and lives in Edmonds, Washington.
Table of Contents
1 Write It Down, Make It Happen
2 Knowing What You Want: Setting Goals
3 Gathering Ideas: A Suggestion Box for the Brain
4 Getting Ready to Receive
5 Addressing Fears and Feelings
6 Getting Unstuck: Writing Through to Resolution
7 Doing It Easy: Listing
8 Focusing on the Outcome
9 Changing Your Environment: Get Near Water to Write
10 Scripting Your Daily Life
11 Becoming Committed
12 Stacking Goals: Raising the Bar
13 Starting a Group: What by When
14 Taking the Initiative
15 Writing Letters to God
16 Resistance Has Meaning
17 Creating a Ritual
18 Letting Go, Creating Balance
19 Giving Thanks
20 Handling Breakdown
Thanks and Ever Thanks
About the Author