Sometimes, when you write, you fight with yourself. Okay, maybe I’m the only one admitting it. Either way, sometimes writing is a battle of the strongest. Sometimes it’s you, sometimes, not so much. But I’ve discovered it’s not always a bad thing. Battling can lead to better writing, some growth as an author, and occasionally a reminder that you need to take a break. I can hear the laughter now. But trust me, sometimes you need to battle things out within you. It’s the only way to truly realize how far you are and how far you’ve gone. Not to mention, we writers, we’re not always right in the head. 

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Sometimes, when you write, you fight with yourself. Okay, maybe I’m the only one admitting it. Either way, sometimes writing is a battle of the strongest. Sometimes it’s you, sometimes, not so much. But I’ve discovered it’s not always a bad thing. Battling can lead to better writing, some growth as an author, and occasionally a reminder that you need to take a break. I can hear the laughter now. But trust me, sometimes you need to battle things out within you. It’s the only way to truly realize how far you are and how far you’ve gone. Not to mention, we writers, we’re not always right in the head. 

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I’m having new adventures in writing. I am! How? When I was diagnosed with ADD after my breakdown, I discovered I had to relearn all the things I had been able to do before– like sitting and writing for long stretches at a time, reading for long periods, even focusing minutely without letting other outside noises interfere. This hasn’t be easy, especially since I’ve always been able to do it before– so why not now? Yeah– sometimes the blondeness shows!  (more…)