Monthly Archives: November 2012

Shitty first drafts, by Annie Lamott

Excerpted from “Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life” by Anne Lamott Now, practically even better news than that of short assignments is the idea of shitty first drafts. All good writers write them. This is how they end up with good second drafts and terrific third drafts. People tend to look at successful writers, writers who […]