Advice worth repeating from Octavia Butler

I just wish this article weren’t riddled with typos. Nonetheless, it’s well worth reading if you can overlook them. I listened to Kindred recently (per her advice, I listen to recorded books during my almost daily walks) and found it really compelling. Interesting too to see how much she relied on affirmations and visualizations. I confess I tend to dismiss such techniques, but obviously they worked for her.

Octavia Butler’s Rules for Writers: Wisdom for Every Stage of Practice

Here we explore Octavia Butler’s rules for writers, with wisdom for every wordsmith no matter where you are on the journey.

Source: Octavia Butler’s Rules for Writers: Wisdom for Every Stage of Practice

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