I like writing fiction longhand because it slows me down and forces me to commit to sentences before I write them down.

To compose them, as it were, rather than merely write them.

I use pencil rather than pen because I can erase. Lol. I’m not a total masochist.

I don’t write anything other than fiction with pencils.

It’s an odd quirk.

I do know a published mystery/humor/paranormal author who claims to draft everything in her bathtub! With a pen and notebook.

I think she’s telling the truth.

I love it.

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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