How I Managed to Write a Novel Alongside a Full-Time Job

I realised a major life goal by finishing my 80,000-word manuscript in 2020

Beth Kirkbride
Oct 5, 2020 · 6 min read

I spent time planning the project

Lockdown: an introvert’s dream

I learned about Scrivener

I used social media for accountability

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Beth Kirkbride

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The Indiependent Founder, NCTJ qualified journalist, Oxford University grad. Interested in tech, political communication & data ethics. Tweets: @BettyKirkers

The Startup

Medium's largest active publication, followed by +752K people. Follow to join our community.

Beth Kirkbride

Written by

The Indiependent Founder, NCTJ qualified journalist, Oxford University grad. Interested in tech, political communication & data ethics. Tweets: @BettyKirkers

The Startup

Medium's largest active publication, followed by +752K people. Follow to join our community.

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