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How to Let Our Writing Reveal Itself

What whittling can teach us to be a better writer

What Whittling Can Teach Us About Becoming a Better Editor 7 Tips for Making It Easier to Edit Your Own Writing
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My cousin Pete was a whittler and folk artist. He started working with wood in the Navy to pass the off-duty hours. Pretty soon he was carving toys for his fellow sailors to send to their kids. His work wasn’t refined, but more folk art and heartfelt; he worked intuitively with the wood. Several times, he tried to…

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