This is a mantra that I’ve heard Jeremy Keith say, and it’s something that I encourage every single person I speak to who asks me how they can learn/improve the work they do. Most often people say “But someone else has already written about it” to which I reply “Yes, but no one has ever had your experience and take on the subject before”. Sara is write (pun intended), you should write as often as you can.
I got used to writing lengthy technical articles over the last few years that I’d been finding it increasingly harder to publish articles that are not lengthy and overly technical over the last few months. This had led me to abandon a lot of rough ideas and article drafts, eventually leading to my blog feeling abandoned for months in a row.An excerpt from Just write.