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Love Yourself As A Writer

That’s how you will survive.

Writer at work typing.

Many writers have a poor opinion of their abilities. Even though they might write some excellent prose, they don’t see its value. I have torn up many of my past attempts at writing because I thought they were below standard.

That, I now realise, was a big error on my part. Not because I am an exceptional writer but because I failed to appreciate…



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Carel Kolchinski

Past lives as a journalist, PR poseur and commercial slave. Now an aged teetotaller, cyclist, enthusiastic musician and painter. Certified writing addict.