2. Getting From Idea to Story
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Writing is a Process
It's a journey of discovery. A leap into the unknown. You begin with a blank slate, and fill it in:
Writing is about making connections:
Always look for connections.
You don't start out knowing all the answers. But with a little luck and hard work, you'll find them along the way.
Remember: To write, you must apply the seat of your pants to a chair, and write. It's the only method that works.
But . . . you don't have to get it right the first time.
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