Goddamn it

So. On Sunday I had my first "proper" attendance of the Science-Fiction / Fantasy workshop-style writers group. Their feedback was invaluable and really helped to solidify some things I had already been thinking about my opening chapters: Unnecessary asides, repetition of scenes, difficulty in understanding context. All of that was awesome and I've already completed …

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Some quick things I’ve learned about writing so far (and which help me):

Do whatever you need to do to remain excited by your writing. If you're excited you will never have writers block. For me this sometimes means reading my work aloud, editing, writing an unrelated chapter, going back and reviewing dialogue, doing google maps of locations / research so as to really dive deep into setting …

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