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"There is an enemy. there's an clever, energetic, malign strength operating opposed to us. the first step is to acknowledge this. This popularity by myself is greatly strong. It stored my existence, and it'll keep yours." -- Steven Pressfield may well you be entering into your manner of manufacturing nice paintings? have you ever begun a venture yet by no means entire? do you want to do paintings that issues, yet do not know the place to start?The solution is Do the paintings, a manifesto via bestselling writer Steven Pressfield, that might express you that it isn't approximately larger principles, it truly is approximately truly doing the paintings. Do the paintings is a weapon opposed to Resistance - a device to help you take motion and effectively send tasks out the door. determining up the place The warfare of artwork and Turning seasoned left off, Do The paintings takes the reader from the beginning to the end of any long-form project—novel, screenplay, album, software program piece, you identify it. Do The paintings identifies the predictable Resistance issues alongside the way in which and walks you thru every one of them. No, you're not loopy. No, you're not by myself. No, you're not the 1st individual to "hit the wall" in Act . Do The paintings charts the territory. it is the stage-by-stage highway map for taking your venture from web page One to the tip.

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2. Not just any peg leg, but one made of whale ivory. Do The Work! 83 3. Add that Ahab lost the leg, fighting a whale. 4. Not just any whale, but Moby Dick himself. 5. Let Ahab tramp the quarterdeck nightlong, obsessed with vengeance—and let the echo of that whale-ivory leg resound through the crew’s quarters below like a knell of madness. 6. Add a crazed white streak running through Ahab’s hair and beard, as if metaphysical hatred-lightning had carved a scar upon his soul. 7. Add beats to heighten Ahab’s obsession.

And thanks to you who’ve read this, for taking yourself (and us) forward. About The Domino Project Books worth buying are books worth sharing. We hope you’ll find someone to give this copy to. com. Here are three ways you can spread the ideas in this manifesto: 1. Hold a discussion group in your office. Get people to read the book and come in and argue about it. How open is your company to innovation and failure? What will you do if your competitors get better at it than you are? 2. Give away copies.

Somewhere in the three sections on our sheet of foolscap—beginning, middle, and end—and in the final section, the summation of the theme ... somewhere in there lies the answer. Why is it so hard to find? It’s hard because it’s hard. I’m not trying to be cryptic or facetious. We went wrong at the start because the problem was so hard (and the act of solving it was so painful) that we ducked and dodged and bypassed. We hoped it would go away. We hoped it would solve itself. A little voice warned us then, but we were too smart to listen.

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