We freelance writers deal with adversity daily. It’s hard to keep plugging away, sending queries, making cold calls, updating your website. Sometimes you just want to crawl into bed and just stay there.
But don’t. Instead…
Unleash Your Inner Honey Badger!
Yes, it’s my first-ever post where I tell you to be just like someone else, ‘cept it’s not Lady Gaga — it’s the meanest, nastiest critter in Africa. Readers, I present
your new role model…the honey badger!
HONEY BADGERS are notoriously fearless and tough animals, having been known to savagely attack their enemies when escape is impossible. They are tireless in combat and can wear out much larger animals in physical confrontations. (from the irrefutable Wikipedia)
Nothing Beats a Good Vid: The Honey Badger in Action
Warning: coarse language! Don’t watch if you’re easily offended by four-letter words — or “nature red in tooth and claw.”
I Say Be Assertive, But the Honey Badger Says…
Go For the Kill!
Seriously folks, most freelance writers, me included, occasionally need to pump it up and get it done with no fear of failure.
Are you able to access YOUR inner honey badger? Do you need to be more aggressive in your career or other areas of your life? Tell us below…