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How to Make Excuses for Not Writing

Or, how my garden rules/ruins my writerly life

Artful garden-art fence, by author

Today, all I wanted to do was write a personal essay and post it here. Sure, no problem! All I have to do first is water the garden, pull a few garlic bulbs, check the turnips (oh no, they’re ready to harvest!), trim the Swiss chard that’s grown into a 10-foot monster, wrestle the hops vines back onto their hopsichords…

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