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Hello everyone! If you read my last (slightly doom-and-gloom) post, you might know that I’ve been struggling to motivate myself recently — to write, to work, to do most things (except to eat… I’m always ready to eat). Initially I was letting this get me down, but I’ve thought about it, and realised: if your brain doesn’t want to comply, sometimes you just need to let it be. But if it’s being… Read More

Since the launch of Mission: Extreme Writing, I have been writing more, but only in flashes and bursts. No full stories have been completed (yet) and I also haven’t checked the total word count because I have a feeling it’ll be embarrassingly low. So for now, word and story count are both to be determined. I’ve dug up some forgotten unfinished projects, though, so I should have at least one story by the end… Read More

The problem This summer, I’ve often found myself with a wisp of an idea that just won’t grow into something substantial. Sometimes it’s an empty blog post with only a title, sometimes a document called ‘12345’ with a few sentences on it. I can blame writer’s block, I can blame coursework. If I’m feeling up to it, I might even come up with a more creative excuse for why I’m not writing, like… (Source) But… Read More

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