Course Description

What if you could break out of your lethargy and complete the book you’ve dreamed of writing?

Most writers face a problem with motivation. Sometimes it’s called “writer’s block,” but we all know how it feels. There is a burning desire to complete a book manuscript, but an invisible barrier seems to appear. It becomes impossible to break through the barrier to reach your writing goals.
In a perfect world, you’d be able to cut though the cloud of resistance and write with simplicity and clarity. In that world, you’d have to set an alarm to tell you you stop writing, rather than struggling with every paragraph as you might now being doing.

This course will help you think about your lack of motivation in new ways, and provide a method to do something about it. It’s designed primarily for writers, but you’ll find yourself applying the principles in all areas of your life. You’ll learn:
  • What motivation is and why we all need it.
  • How people replace motivation with false ideas and then just hope for the best.
  • A 5-step Plan to bring you from where you are now in your lack of motivation, to where you what to be as a highly motivated person.
  • How you how you can turn your worse motivational enemy into your best friend.
  • How you can remain in a highly motivated state with little effort.
  • The secret of how you can mobilize your inner factors to reach your writing goals.
  • Motivational techniques to use to support you new high motivation profile.

After you complete this course, you’ll have a new perspective on motivation. You’ll have to tools to become a highly motivated person.


  • Positive outlook
  • Desire to learn
  • Willingness to take action

DL Hughes

D.L. Hughes has over three decades of experience as a writer, editor, publisher, and educator.
Here are a few highlights of his work. He is genuinely interested in helping his clients and students reach their writing, personal, and business goals.

► A Bachelor’s degree and two Master’s degrees, including an M.A. degree in Communications.

► Served as an editor for a national book-selling industry magazine.

► Taught writing and media subjects at conferences and on the University level, both in the U.S. and overseas.

►Named to Outstanding Educators of America.

►Traveled to 31 countries as an NGO journalist.

►Worked for book publishers and has been the CEO of his own Indie publishing company for 26 years.

►Has written or ghostwritten 42 books and edited hundreds more.

► Consults with writers and mentors them.

► Offers quality professional editing and other book services.

His diverse portfolio includes public relations writing, advertising copywriting, news writing, magazine articles, technical writing, fiction books, nonfiction books, book ghostwriting, documentary film scripts, course content, multimedia scripts, and online content.

He is based in Southern California. He has clients and students in 77 countries. You can reach him at

Course curriculum