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Dear Julie: Increasing word count

How can I write more?

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Dear Julie,

Even when I put a full day of writing in, I only ever seem to be able to get a max of 1000 words down. Do you have any advice for upping my daily word count?


Dear Adrienne,

Eat more chocolate.



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Julie Cohen

Julie Cohen


I’m a Sunday Times bestselling novelist and creative writing consultant. My latest novel is SPIRITED. Twitter: @julie_cohen