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The War of Art

Steven Pressfield

Internationally bestselling author of Last of the Amazons, Gates of Fire, and Tides of War, Steven Pressfield delivers a guide to inspire and support those who struggle to express their creativity. Pressfield believes that “resistance” is the greatest enemy, and he offers many unique and helpful ways to overcome it....
Publish Date
June 16
First Published in 2002
Goodreads rating
Sep 25, 2010
@TheLoge It's called "The War of Art" it's a great book about harnessing creativity      source
I have a little sign on my desk here that says, 'Beat the resistance.' So, I’ve given The War of Art out a lot too.      source
A book I give out as a gift.      source
Are you a writer who doesn’t write, a painter who doesn’t paint, an entrepreneur who never starts a venture? Then you know what “Resistance” is. This book is about that. Read it.      source
Beautiful book.      source
The essential no-bullshit guide for anyone who battles self-doubt or struggles to bring any important project to life.      source
Mar 25, 2020
my QUARANTINE BOOK GIVEAWAY. I'm giving away to 6 people 6 of my favorite "quarantine books". All u have to do is share your favorite books in the comments to my IG post here: (going to start doing this every month). Lots of good suggestions already.      source
Jun 26, 2020
Discussing some of my favorite books on writing.      source
Jan 20, 2019
@gwhits I know that book well. It's brilliant. Steve will be on my podcast soon.      source
One of the most influential books in my life.      source
Dec 17, 2020
@Hormetik His book on writing was great.      source
Nov 12, 2019
I’m asked all the time what books I suggest. These are the best of the best. Links to each book are here #marketing #entrepreneur      source
Mar 13, 2021
@LindseyHein Probably my most highlighted book      source
Dec 03, 2020
Resistance by definition is self-sabotage."" - The War of Art. Great book on the continous struggle to unlock our creative potential.      source
Half drill sergeant, half Zen voodoo master, the author shot me out of my stupor and taught me the meaning of creative discipline.      source