April 29th, 2016

What Does it Mean to be a Writer AND a Perfectionist?

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Blogging Guests | Writer's Life

Colleen StoryColleen Story

Google “perfectionism” and “writers” and you’d think perfectionism was a deadly disease.

Pages pop up offering tips for overcoming the “disorder,” warnings for avoiding the “dangerous” tendencies, and help for “dealing” with it.

Even the beloved Anne Lamott (Bird by Bird) is quoted as saying:

“Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor, the enemy of the people.Read the post


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