Writing: It's More Than Typing

Many years ago, I used to imagine what it would be like to be a writer. A writer would sit in his or her study, gazing out at trees or a nice lake, drink some tea, and then start to type. “Chapter One.” A couple of weeks and many gallons of tea later, he or she would type “The End” and send the manuscript off to the publisher, and then sit looking out at the trees or the lake, full of accomplishment and caffeine.

I wasn’t completely wrong.
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