If you support your work with habits and rituals, you will have the power to produce creative, intelligent, and deep work at will.
Choose a place and time for deep work.
Choose a place and schedule your time for work.
Decide how you’ll track your productivity.
You may want to track hours, number of pages written, a number of sales made, etc. Also, decide where you’ll keep it—i.e., in an online spreadsheet or a notebook.
Make a list of things that’ll help you maintain focus.
For example, scheduling a short walk when you feel tired can help you remain energetic.