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The War of Art Audiobook

The War of Art: Winning the Inner Creative Battle

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Publisher's Summary

Internationally best-selling author of Last of the Amazons, Gates of Fire and Tides of War, Steven Pressfield delivers a guide to inspire and support those who struggle to express their creativity. Pressfield believes that “resistance” is the greatest enemy, and he offers many unique and helpful ways to overcome it.

©2002 Steven Pressfield (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC

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    Spencer Buttrum 05-06-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Good book"

    Author's voice is a little hard to stay in tune with. Not bad, just a little too monotone for what I like it. I would lose concentration. Great content in the book.

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    kaze 05-06-16
    kaze 05-06-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Tale of two books"

    1st half is straight genius. Among the best things I have read about the internal struggle.

    The second half is bat sh!t crazy. Oozes new age nonsensical babble. I want to believe he is just illustrating spirituality and God poetically but it is all over the place.

    To be fair I believe in God and am A Christ follower and perhaps that makes it more crazy to me..but really it is sorta cult like.

    Read the first half..once it gets crazy shut it off.

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    Zachary 05-06-16
    Zachary 05-06-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Great Book!"

    This is a great book, I think the narrator did a marvelous job. I really enjoyed it.

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    Dianne Jerrybandhan Mount Shasta, CA 05-05-16
    Dianne Jerrybandhan Mount Shasta, CA 05-05-16 Member Since 2013

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    "Excellent!"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    This is a refreshing take on procrastination of any kind. I am not your typical procrastinator however, this book still applies. I am changed. Thank you Steven.


    What other book might you compare The War of Art to and why?

    I compare this book to Napoleon Hill's "Outwitting the Devil". What Hill calls the devil, Pressfield calls 'resistance'. Incredible concept.


    What about George Guidall’s performance did you like?

    I did not like Guidall's performance. I felt someone younger should have read the book. Sorry George.


    What’s an idea from the book that you will remember?

    The idea of resistance being the enemy of us all. Also, I must honor my muse self.


    Any additional comments?

    Loved this book. Thank you!

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    Amazon Customer 05-03-16
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    "Amazing!!"

    I live this book, it changed my life!!, apply the principles in this book and you will be amazed at what you an accomplish as an artist of any kind.

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    Amazon Customer brooklyn, NY, United States 05-03-16
    Amazon Customer brooklyn, NY, United States 05-03-16 Member Since 2016

    Since Change is the only constant, Growth is change and change is good! I'm constantly seeking new books so I can feel good about changing!

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    "THIS PUTS THE FIRE UNDER YOUR ASS-PARAGUS! 😄😄"

    Loved it...Listened 2x already. .it's my motivation when resistance tries to strike! The narrators tone may put you off at first but he is hilarious in his delivery! If you're into any of the "Arts" or trying to push past your comfort zone and elevate in ANYTHING there is going to be resistance. ..but there will also be ASSISTANCE! THIS BOOK IS GREAT AND HELPED ME OUT SO MUCH!

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    james Thomas pyle 05-03-16
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    "easy and motivating listen and the perfect narrate"

    easy and motivating listen and the perfect narrater i would recommend it to anyone to listen

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    David in AZ 05-02-16
    David in AZ 05-02-16
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    "Must Read!"

    This is a must read for all artists, entrepreneurs, & anyone wanting to create anything and actually manifest it in the world. Steven Pressfield cuts through the crap identifying what stops us from living our dreams and boldly tells us the keys to overcoming.

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    Jonathan 05-02-16
    Jonathan 05-02-16 Member Since 2015
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    "awesome!"

    makes you wanna get of your ass and create that thing you have been meaning to.!

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    Ben 05-02-16
    Ben 05-02-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Pure PMA"

    If it wasn't for John Joseph and Rich Roll I would've never found this brilliance. The War of Art definitely is the map that will guide you to that Positive Mental Attitude within. Resistance I learned is everything but The War of Art has my back and yours by pointing out that very thing inside us all " Resistance " ! Now we see our enemy as we move forward towards fear and through our fears !

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