What “Forrest Gump” Can Teach Writers

“You have to do the best with what God gave you.” —Mrs. Gump

If I asked you:

“Why do you want to write?”

Your answer is going to boil down to one or all of the following:

  1. Money
  2. Fame
  3. Immortality




Writing strategies, hacks, lifestyle and productivity

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