is our personal trainer, our internal guidance
system and the key to our dreams- so.. why do we
have trouble recognizing it? The reason is because
we don’t recognize it is our habits. Our habits
create an attitude of entitlement, which is
ultimately self-defeating. FINE TUNING the senses
is a form of empowering our life. Our senses give
us two things: pleasure and protection. This is
When our senses are fine tuned we have a sense of
clarity. Clarity is a form of focus and focus is a
feeling of control. When we feel control we feel
strong. Being fine tuned is a form of awareness
which means an openness to receive opportunities
and to avoid pitfalls along our path.
Fine tuning writing exercises enhance insights
because they encourage us to appreciate our sense
of sight by using our eyes. They stimulate us
realized the gift of hearing by choosing to be
aware of what we hear. Fine tuning our taste
creates not only delight in our food but also
perspective in our diet. Ultimately FINE TUNING
creates a clarity of mind which gives us the
ability to communicate our needs and desires in
ways that get the results that can move our life
These writing exercises ultimately fine tune our
6th sense which is our intuition. Our intuition is
the curator of our life. Intuition clarifies
perspective and reminds us of our hearts desires.
When we trust our intuition, it relieves anxiety.
FINE TUNING THE SENSES writing exercises are for
all 6 senses. This simple eBook is for all ages.
Originally written to help writers enhance their
creativity, FINE TUNING THE SENSES makes everyone
draft is sacred. After that it’s time to write.
Writing to communicate is where compassion is
traded for clarity and creativity becomes an
extreme sport. Re-writing is intrinsic to the
writing process. Re-writing brings out the whip. It
is a discipline of focus so intense that there are
very few who get it right. Writing as an extreme
sport is pulling out all the stops to impact your
reader, achieve your goal and make your point with
Re-writing is how writing is taken from an impulse
to an art. It is often alluded to and rarely
defined. For some it’s a daunting task, for others
a blessed relief. The art of clearly communicating
the written word is surprisingly elusive. Any
person can sit down and write everything that comes
into their head, but an author is one who can judge
his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and throw out
most of it.
Re-writing is not the same as editing. Editing
generally involves technical assembly, preparing or
modifying for publication. It has been said that
writing is an act of discovery. Re-writing is
uncovering a gemstone. Re-writing is channeling
energy, concepts and speech forms to communicate or
have specific impact. The one who mines, cuts and
sets the diamond has done the re-write.
Because writing is a solitary undertaking that
evolves through re-writing, patience and
perseverance are part of the writing process.
Re-writing is an act of discovery. Re-writing is
refining, clarifying and emphasizing your writing
to achieve the desired affect.
This e-book is designed to be used as a reference
and guide as you go about the process of re-writing
your work. The goal is for your words to
communicate your needs and desires. You write to
achieve a kind of momentum. There are 11 rules for
re-writing that if followed will give you the
perfect pitch. Just like a pitcher practices his
throws, perfecting curve balls, fast balls and
form, a writer re-writes refine his or her pitch.
Follow my technique and discover that like the
athlete, the writer uses certain reflective
exercises to prime his or her skills. Like every
extreme athlete, get ready to take chances make gut
judgment decisions and keep ruthlessly focused
Tuning the Senses
as an Extreme Sport
"Writing is easy. All you do is sit down at a
typewriter and bleed."