Turn Your Resistance Into Your Refuge

Writers, unite! It’s time to bid adieu to the woe-is-me. Unavoidable Writing is a comprehensive system for self-expression that provides free resources, a premium e-course and 1-on-1 coaching to writers who are determined to live more fully expressed lives from the inside, out.

What If Your Struggle Is Meant To Be Your Teacher?

Unavoidable Writing is a revolutionary approach to overcoming writer’s block, creative stuckness, and starving artist syndrome from writer, author, and teacher Dave Ursillo (DaveUrsillo.com).

Endeavor into your struggle and uncover the subtle teachers that reside within feelings of struggle and discomfort

This premium writing e-course guides you along a rewarding journey of personal growth and more effortless self-expression for months to come.

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I’ve Been Beating the Pavement to Bring This Unconventional Approach to Writing to You

For more than 7 years, I’ve found myself in a role of teaching, coaching and supporting fellow writers, freelancers and self-employed entrepreneurs who struggle to get out of their own way on their creative journeys. My system for holistic self-expression, Unavoidable Writing, was born.

Ever since, I’ve worked with more than 400 writing clients as a coach and guide, while teaching over 4,000 students in workshops, conferences, yoga classes, and retreats across 4 continents.

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It’s Time To Embrace “Avoidance” as the Pathway of Creative Growth

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Why Unavoidable Writing is Switching to a ‘Live Guided’ Model (And What That Means for You)

Hey all, This is Dave Ursillo here, the creator behind Unavoidable Writing. Today, I’m excited to share with you an update to the format of this writing course, which exists to help you break through “writer’s block” and creative resistance for good through a three-part system that opens up your conscientious reflection and inner work […]

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Unavoidable Writing Presents: Visual Artist and Art Therapist Faren Peterson

Faren Peterson is a visual artist and art therapist based in Colorado who is responsible for creating all of the illustrations and visual representations that you see as a student of my writing course, Unavoidable Writing. In this interview, I ask Faren about her relationship to avoidance, artistry, creativity, and what advice she has to […]

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Why Consider a Writing Coach? Plus, 3 Real Case Studies from ‘Writer’s Group of Two’

This past summer, I welcomed a new class of one-on-one writing clients into an individualized program that I call Writer’s Group of Two: Gabi in Virginia was about to go back to full-time employment work after giving entrepreneurship a go, and she was concerned about losing her writing as she started her new job. Not […]

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