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24 March 2021

 Song mood: Need You Tonight by INXS.

I added another book to my growing list of books: Be a Writing Machine by M.L. Ronn.  He has a lot of advice on being prolific.  I want to write more books.  Mainly because I have a lot of story ideas that never get written.  So, I'm getting over the need for my stories to be absolutely perfect.  And now I just need to get projects done.

From the start, Ronn mentioned Scrivener IOS.  I have Scrivener on my Mac.  When I looked it up for phone apps, I found out that it was a free download because I already bought the program.  I'm writing this post on my phone.   I have no problems writing stuff on my phone.  It was just awkward with the basic notes program.  Now I just need to sync up from my phone and that's where Dropbox comes in handy.  

It will be a game changer to be able to write stuff on my phone with a decent writing program.  I could write at a lake or state park without the need of my computer.

So for the next part of my writing journey, I will need someone I can brainstorm with, another writer who could help outline a lot of projects.  I will work out a way to build a stats sheet to measure productivity.  Then I will need a graphic artist to create book covers and other stuff.  There will be other people I will need in my group, but I will start small.  So, time will tell.


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