What Giving Birth Taught Me About Writing Words

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It was the worst time I could possibly have picked.

Conceiving isn’t always planned

We don’t choose the date of birth

Delayed birth can result in stillbirth

Giving birth ain’t a picnic

Just as in giving birth, there are some smart provisions that you really do need when writing.

A support team

An expert

Sustenance

Sustenance in writing is reading the writing of others.

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Writing is simultaneously the tremendous effort of birth, the fatigued care of a newborn, and the fascinated joy of parenting.

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