There is a fear among many writers that we have to get it right the first time, but this is only an excuse. We often say that our first drafts are just a stepping stone and require significant work to shape them into something worth reading. However, many become stifled in their road toward publication because they are aiming for perfection. Unfortunately, perfection doesn’t exist. In everything you don’t, don’t waste your energy on trying to be perfect. Instead strive for something that you can be proud of.
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