Your words do not suck.

      Read that again. Your words do not suck. The first draft of your novel–and that’s probably what you’re working on in November–is a very good thing. It may not be something an editor at a pro-level publication will buy. But that comes later. Here’s what that first draft is: It’s the doorway between you and your best work.  You see, your work needs to find you as much as you need to find it. And the first draft is how you find each other. And what excitement when you meet! You may never have met before, and yet the […]

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