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Follow Your Pen

For writers who are just starting out, the idea of writing an entire story or poem can be very daunting. How am I supposed to write something with such mysterious and complex structure, a beginner might think, when I feel like I don't know how to write at all? The answer is just to begin. (Read more »)

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