Some great advice from Ira Glass. 'Do a lot of work' is the only way to do it. Just do do do. The only way to reach those 10,000 hours is by doing.
"Once a musician has enough ability to get into a top music school, the thing that distinguishes one performer from another is how hard he or she works. That’s it. And what’s more, the people at the very top don’t work just harder or even much harder than everyone else. They work much, much harder." (Malcom Gladwell - Outliers)
Jerry Seinfeld has a 'don't break the chain' attitude towards work. He makes a point of writing every single day. When his work is done he marks the day off on his wall planner with a big circle. If there is a gap in those circles he's broken the chain. Don't break the chain. Do something every day. As Ira says 'You just gotta fight your way through.