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Think, Write, Edit, And Then Edit Some More

A brain-dump is unlikely to produce a quality story

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What I’ve learned, both by observing my own writing process and reading and editing stories written by others, is that it’s not enough to just sit down at the computer and start typing. A stream-of-consciousness brain dump is unlikely to be a compelling or high-quality story. A better idea is to go into…




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Dispelling cultural myths with research-driven stories. My favorite word is “specious.” Not fragile like a flower; fragile like a bomb! Twitter @ElleBeau

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