Write Your Year

Reflect, Set Intentions, & Chart a Course for Your Writing Life

Writers & Creatives,

Ditch those New Year's Resolutions!

There's a much better way:

Reflect, set intentions, and chart an (intuitive & strategic) course for your writing life using the step-by-step process outlined in the Write Your Year Workbook.

As you complete each of the 10 worksheets inside you'll feel:
 
* Inspired by what you've already accomplished,

* Clear on what you want to achieve moving forward based on your personal goals (not FOMO),

* Confident that you have the tools and the plan to: Make. It. Happen!

You can keep feeling scattered or obligated to do *all the things.*

OR

You can take some time for yourself and, with some guidance, finally get super clear on how you want your writing life to look and what concrete steps you can take this year to get you closer to that life.

All it takes is completing the three step process broken down in the Write Your Year workbook.

Plus you'll get access to a virtual workshop to help you go deeper as you chart your course.

THE WORKBOOK
Write Your Year: 
Reflect, Set Intentions, and Chart a Course for Your Writing Life

$25 Value

Completing just ONE of these worksheets will help you enter the New Year with more energy and purpose.

While each worksheet can stand alone, the workbook a a whole is organized into the three sections outlined below with each worksheet building upon the last.

1

REFLECT

1. Look Back
2. Outgoing Year by the Numbers
3. Acknowledgements Page

2

SET INTENTIONS

4. Five W’s
5. Theme
6. New Year By the Numbers

3

CHART A COURSE

7. Roadmap
8. Writing Life Compass
9. The Beyond the New Year List
10. Thank You New Year

THE WORKSHOP
Write Your Year Virtual Workshop: The Writing Compass

$75 Value

On January 8, 2022 we'll meet via zoom for this year's Write Your Year Virtual Workshop.

During the workshop I'll lead you through the step-by-step process of completing your Writing Compass.

The Writing Compass is one of the most valuable tools in the workbook, and the opportunity to work on creating your Compass in community will provide inspiration and accountability to help you start the year off on the right foot.

WRITE YOUR 2022 & BEYOND
Annual Subscriber Bonuses

When you purchase an annual subscription, you'll get these additional bonuses:

Bonus 1:
Write Your Year Resources Library

$25 Value

This resource library is full of additional materials that complement each worksheet and can help you go deeper in your reflection, intention setting, and course charting.

Bonus 2
Write Your Year Archives:
Workbooks & Workshop Replays

$75 Value

Unlimited access to the archives includes workbooks and replays of all WYY workshops, beginning with the 2022 workbook & workshop.

Bonus 3:
Write Your Year Community

Priceless

Sharing your wins and your intentions can make them feel more real. The Write Your Year Online Community gives you a dedicated place to share your takeaways with others who are also Reflecting, Setting Intentions, and Charting a Course for their Writing Lives.

Bonus 4:
Future Workbooks & Workshops at Current Price

$100 Value

Each year I tweak, update, and improve the workbook and once you've completed it the first time, you'll want to revisit it year after year after year. With the annual subscription, you lock in an annual price of $20.22 for all future updates to the workbook, upcoming Write Your Year workshops, archives, and resources library.

But you don't have to take my word for it...

"Reflecting on the past year helped me realize how much I accomplished. Then the focus on setting up intentions for the next year made me realize how much I can do this year."
"I feel more confident having plotted things out, validated, and flexible but intentioned. I’ve already crossed out obligations in my calendar in favor of more writing time. And it felt so generous to center these around quarterly celebration."
"I absolutely loved the holistic approach to goal-setting in the workshop! Up until that point, I had only ever set career goals or your typical New Year's Resolution type goals, but Li Yun helped us to set goals in all areas of our lives—marriage, family, travel, writing, and, of course, career—and that made all the difference in the world since the overarching goal for me is always to integrate my work into my life, into my dreams. A beautiful experience!"

Li Yun Alvarado

Poet, Parent, Puerto Rican! ¡Wepa!

Li Yun helps writers like you get intentional about crafting a writing life you love and an author platform that will help you reach your big, dreamy, knock it out of the park writer goals.

Through her writing, advocacy, and teaching, she also strives to amplify Puerto Rican and other underrepresented voices while supporting aspiring and emerging writers -- especially women writers of color.

She is the author of the chapbook Words or Water (2016) and her poems and essays have appeared in several journals and anthologies including: Raising MothersWise Latinas: Writers on Higher Education; VIDA Review; Aster(ix); CURA: A Literary Magazine of Art and Action; L.A. Parent; The Acentos Review; PALABRA, A Magazine of Chicano and Latino Literary Art; and Modern Haiku, among others. 

She has served as the Senior Poetry Editor for Kweli Journal and is a member or alumna of Women Who Submit, VONA/Voices Writing Workshop, and AROHO. She holds a Ph.D. in English from Fordham University and a B.A. in Spanish and in sociology from Yale University. 

Li Yun is a native New Yorker living in California who takes frequent trips to Salinas, Puerto Rico to visit la familia.

Disclosures & Disclaimers

All Sales Are Final

Since the Write Your Year Workbook is a downloadable digital product, ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

Annual Subscription option: As long as you continue to pay your annual subscription at your current rate, you'll have unlimited access to the full course, which includes: workbook download, workshop registration and replays, resources library, archives, and community. Cancel your subscription at any time. After cancelling, you'll continue have access until the date your annual payment would have been due.

One time purchase option: 
you will gain 60 day access to the first two modules in the course page, where you will be able to download the workbook, register for any upcoming workshops, and/or watch the most recent workshop replay.

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