True. Due to my own problem with perfectionism, I have found that sometimes “letting it all fly” in the first draft poses its own risks--I get emotionally attached to some of my own words, and hate to give them up, even when they don’t serve the purpose of the piece! 😂 My solution has been to dump those lines/paragraphs in a word doc, promising myself I will “use them someday.” Works for me!

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Amanda Dzimianski (she/her) | Writing Coach

Amanda Dzimianski (she/her) | Writing Coach

clarity + strategy + creativity for writers | poet | #writing coach Free guide: 5 Powerful Questions for Coaching Yourself https://amandadzimianski.com/wip/