My writing isn't what it used to be. When I was younger, I could write long stories about almost anything. Now, I'm tangled in dangling participles and switching tenses. I get confused whether I should lie or lay down and which witch should be used. Sometimes I wonder what preposition to use in my story that is on the table over there. Maybe verbs are two active for my story. So many questions too answer, like what two should be in this sentence. I can't tell whether this is a fragment or a. When do I put this ? in a sentence! Before I could write a story and know one would notice my mistakes and when they did it was cute. What is a " and where does it go. When is when and who is who. I guess I'll never no. Are questions exclamations spoken quietly? Writing used to be easy, but now I think I'll just talk. c
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