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I’m Salman 🦊

Writing Guide

This is a collection of notes and thoughts on writing that I’ve picked up on my own journey over the years. If there’s an area that you’d be curious to see me talk about or expand on, let me know!

Why Write?

The most important thing to figure out when it comes to writing is your motivation. Without it, all the tools and tricks in the world won’t help you. You need to find your own why so that it can fuel you as you embark on your own writing journey.

Motivation and inspiration comes from different places for everyone. Here are a few thoughts on where it comes from for me:

Beating Writer’s Block

Defining Success

Reading Workflow

Writing Workflow

I’ll expand on this section soon, but TL;DR is that I use Roam Research to take notes, draft essays in Bear, and them publishing essays on my site as Markdown pages. I also publish weekly newsletters on Substack.