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The Brave Writer

Stop Revising and Editing

How knowing the truth of publishing keeps perfectionism at bay

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Perfectionism almost destroyed my writing. I tend to be a perfectionist by nature, and neither my writing teachers nor my favorite writing advice books did me any favors.

Revising, editing, and proofreading are essential to effective writing, of course, but there’s a point where…



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Eric Sentell

I write about religion, politics, culture, and their intersections. 👉Want unlimited Medium reading?