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Why You Shouldn’t Write a Book

How many uninspired books do we need?

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Is your brain screaming for you to be like all the other writers out there? Do you think you have to write a book because everyone else is? Do you think you aren’t a writer if you don’t write a book?

Your brain is lying to you.




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