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You need to drink a lot of coffee to write. Okay. This one is true. At least for me. m. or I’m up all night. Not up all night and productive, just up all night and lying in bed, staring at the ceiling, wishing I were asleep. You need to ruin your life to write. Not true. Myths & FAQ Chapter 2 I once heard a Hollywood screenwriter speak at a book signing in Los Angeles. Like most events featuring charismatic writers, most of the questions in the Q&A were from writers wanting to know how to write.
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