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My Writing Process, Step 3: Read 3 Pieces Before You Start

Dear you, With tons of help and borrowed insight, you’ve been recovering. That’s so good and hopeful. Don’t forget to celebrate! It’s involved relearning compassion for the small things, and it’s been life-changing, as well as a long time coming. Specifically, you now know you started life like so many men, crying. And like too many men, you could die
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Give It Up, Grousers!

Disagreements, differences of perspective, verbal sparring. This is what good stories thrive on. So it's no wonder that sometimes in the course of discussing things we're passionate about–like writing books–writers can get a little heated up. I witnessed a couple minor disgreements between writers and editors this week over the definition of quality, and I was reminded of the early
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