Because really, it’s hard to play when it’s softer. // things I can’t say around my family for $500, Alex.
If it wasn’t for coffee, I’d have no discernible personality at all.⠀ ⠀ Same, @letterman. Same.
SO GOOD I READ IT IN ONE SITTING.⠀ ⠀ Thank you @jvn.
“Always start out with a larger pot than what you think you need.” — Julia Child⠀ ⠀ My dad and I have this saying when we do any kind of home project: always double the amount of time you think it'll take and factor in at least one extra trip to Home Depot.⠀ ⠀ It's our way of starting with a larger pot. We KNOW that it's going to happen, so we just plan for it.⠀ ⠀ I do it when I'm writing copy for my clients, too. Because....⠀ ⠀ The google doc you have open is NOT going to be your final draft.⠀ ⠀ It's gonna suck. It won't make sense. The structure won't be strong and compelling to connect to your main point.⠀ ⠀ So don't put pressure on yourself to get it right the first time.⠀ ⠀ You'll be stressed, sweaty, and eating pizza over the sink like a rat.⠀ ⠀ No good writing can come from that place.⠀ ⠀ The best way to start with a larger pot in writing?⠀ ⠀ — Give yourself plenty of space.⠀ — Write a SFD (💩 First Draft).⠀ — EDIT RUTHLESSLY.⠀ ⠀ How do you give yourself a larger pot when you write? Or don't you? 👀⠀
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