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How I beat procrastination

How I beat procrastination

I mean "beat" in the present tense, of course. Because beating procrastination is an ongoing battle. For someone prone to procrastination, there's no such thing as winning. You're pretty much...
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How to keep writing

How to keep writing

I don't finish projects, or computer games, or even TV series. So how on Earth have I managed to stick with this novel for this long? Well, I've given it...
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Writing: Control Issues

Writing: Control Issues

The author isn't the only creator of a story, and that realisation can be liberating.
Writing habits

Writing habits

I've been trying to write every day since I started this Nano2015 project back on 1 April. I've been recording my progress day-by-day since July and this is what I've...
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Infographic: Readers like it long

Infographic: Readers like it long

What is the best length for a novel? It's often said to be about 90 000 words, but the best selling books of all time are about double that.