My day job may require being in an office building all day during the work week, but my outside projects require finding an alternative workspace on weekends to ensure I meet all of my writing deadlines.
And that’s because, I have to confess, that I’m not the most productive worker from home on the weekends.
That’s not to say I’m not productive – I’m just too distracted being productive with chores & home-related tasks to be productive with my writing.
Plus – Cats! Two of them. Who think I am a cat bed whenever seated.
And it’s out of this need, and the general increase in working from home & freelancing in recent years, that has ushered in the era of the mobile workspace.
This can mean any number of things – From writing at cafes in my neighborhood to renting space in a gorgeous Breather office for a few hours of silence away from the distractions of every day living that can pop up.
For me the Must Have essentials for a productive morning of writing are:
What does YOUR workspace look like?