“Writing: Find the Time or Don’t,” or, shut up and do it, Grace

It’s like John Scalzi is writing just for me. This is from a blog post from month ago, but I’m still working on catching up on the internet.

Well, look. Either you want to write or you don’t, and thinking that you want to write really doesn’t mean anything. There are lots of things I think I’d like to do, and yet if I don’t actually make the time and effort to do them, they don’t get done.

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But if you want to be a writer, than be a writer, for god’s sake. It’s not that hard, and it doesn’t require that much effort on a day to day basis. Find the time or make the time. Sit down, shut up and put your words together. Work at it and keep working at it.

Original post here.

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