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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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    Amazon Customer 04-13-17 Member Since 2017
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    I didn't realize how much poorly utilized time I've let slip past me until I'd listened to book 1. By the end of book 4, one could say that I'm pretty upset at myself. Thankfully I still have time to make some changes. Steven is now a huge influence on my outlook on life.

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    04-09-17
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    "INSPIRATIONAL"

    Loved it. It nailed the struggles of an Artists and I would recommend it to any artist. Thanks

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    Austin C. 04-06-17
    Austin C. 04-06-17 Member Since 2016
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    "overall great"

    Overall a great message on overcoming creative resistance, and the overall creative process. the author gets into some religious and metaphysical side tracks that, in my opinion, detract from the message. but still a very helpful look at how to get things done.

    narration was great, easy to listen to. note that the narrator in the sample isn't the same as the narrator of the book.

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    Neal B. 04-06-17
    Neal B. 04-06-17 Member Since 2013
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    "Hah... It was too Abrasive..."

    Liked the book. Got a few good ideas from it. I will be thinking about and praying to the Muse more. I will offer my creations back to their Source when I am finished with them.

    But other than this - - and I know this was the whole point of the title and tone of the book - - I really didn't like how Abrasive, sardonic, and tormented, how warlike the whole tone was. I totally understand that some creators will like and even need this impetus. But it just wasn't for me.

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    Erik Britt-Webb Chestnut Hill, MA United States 04-05-17
    Erik Britt-Webb Chestnut Hill, MA United States 04-05-17 Member Since 2017
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    "applies to all walks of life"

    this book and it's messages apply to all walks of life, not just those in creative roles. really insightful to help understand the RESISTANCE that holds us back from those big projects (big in size or creativity or other capacity) and how to breakthrough that resistance.

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    Carrie Sue Halsey 04-05-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Exactly what I needed"

    I paused this recording about a third way through so that I could immediately do the work I've been putting off! Finished it up the book today and found myself nodding my head and saying "yes" out loud. This was exactly what I needed. Thanks to Rhett and Link for the book recommendation and to Pressfield for writing it!

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    jesse 04-04-17
    jesse 04-04-17 Member Since 2015
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    great book ,loved it
    I listed to it twice and would recommend it to everyone

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    Amazon Customer 04-04-17
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    "If you've lost your way, this book will guide you."

    Lovely, supportive & smart. Gets right to the point. It's time to do what our soul is begging us to do.

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    Arion A. 04-02-17
    Arion A. 04-02-17 Member Since 2017
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    "it is a most"

    you are going to be so lucky it you get this audio book because it will teach you something so true and real

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    Matt Baldwin, CA 03-31-17
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    "Finally!"

    I will write a review. Past the clutch of thought where I considered closing this option to share a review, I will do the work. Make that effort. I will write my review: This book is great.

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