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  • Watch. Listen. See.
    Make a big life mistake.
    Fall in love.
    Move.
    Start 3 novels.
    Finish the first draft of 1 novel.
    Write daily. Even when I don’t want to.
    Be scared out of my fucking mind.
    Go to empty bars alone.


    Onwards. Onwards.

    You're almost dead.
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