"I am trying to check my habits of seeing, to counter them for the sake of greater freshness. I am trying to be unfamiliar with what I'm doing." - John Cage
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
And if I successfully write a shitty first draft in November, then what?
It's always more fun with a friend.
You can re-enter your work, re-vision the draft, on your own. Go for it.
Continue to set up accountability, what worked for you in November and supported you to produce this fantastic, exciting, ambiguous first draft:
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