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Impostor Syndrome, Afterschool Specials, & Voltaire

Le mieux est l’ennemi du bien. (The perfect is the enemy of the good)  

– Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet)

There are dozens of ways to interpret the above quote, but the one I’d like to wave around is: don’t let your efforts to achieve near-impossible perfection prevent you from getting your work done in the first place. 553 more words

Musing

Camp Nanowrimo

So today I decided to use the motivation I have for editing to complete the word count for Camp Nanowrimo. It actually turned out to be a good decision because I just made it passed my word count by doing that. 162 more words

Novel

My Disappearance

I meant to update frequently each day that I wrote, but as it turns out that didn’t happen. My apologies.

I have been struggling this month with the short story. 390 more words

Novel

Editor Eddie Hamilton: Advice for Aspiring Editors

I’m a huge fan of Tom Cruise (yes, it’s true and I’m not even embarrassed to admit it). I’m a huge fan especially of his… 260 more words

Advice

Editing Notes: The Problem with "That"

One of the editing rules in Quoll Writer points out use of the word that and until I started using it to help me copy-edit my novel, I had no idea how often I used it. 747 more words

The Novel

Kapan sebaiknya kita memakai file RAW?

Di kamera digital sering ditemui pilihan untuk memilih format RAW, alias file asli keluaran dari sensor. Beda dengan file JPG, kalau file RAW ini apa adanya data dari sensor, belum mengalami proses pengolahan apapun sehingga masih perlu diolah lagi di komputer menjadi file lain. 491 more words

Kamera Digital

Updated Workshop Schedule with Guaranteed Start Dates -- Enroll Now!

GUARANTEE: if you go through the class and ultimately don’t find it useful, I will give you a free enrollment in any one of my future workshops, on any topic – no questions asked. 414 more words

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