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3 Tips To Becoming A Better Writer


Writers write. That sentence might seem as if Captain Obvious and Lieutenant Claire. S. Day joined logical forces, but I assure you that the idle hands of any scribe prove this the most tantalizing of self-affirming statements.

The truth is, folks: Writing is so damn hard. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve stepped into the ring with my blinking cursor only for me to be choked into submission in the 2nd Round

Through the years I have received a lot of writing advice via books, mentors and fortune cookies. I whittled them down to three. I hope these help unlock your mental straightjacket. (If however, you are in an actual straightjacket and can’t seem to write, I believe your solution is much more evident.)
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