Me too!

I’m perfectly good at rewrites, Zach, so long as I’m just fixing up minor problems like a coat of paint or some flooring here or there.

But major structural work?

I’d rather start a new project and get it right than go back and retell a story I’ve already told.

Probably not the best practice!

I think my problem is that once I’ve finished a big piece of writing that I get bored with it.

The fun part for me is in the creation.

Writing is hard work, though, after all, so it can’t always be fun!

I need to remind myself of that more often.

Jim

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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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