Not Good With Languages

It was touch and go whether I’d post anything today. I’ve spent most of the day in meetings or driving across the country and am now at a hotel, dog tired.

I also have a new thing to try to cram into my schedule and that’s some coding for a side project, the first time I’ll be cutting code for a few years.

I had planned to do an hour hacking before hitting the sack and for a spit second I thought to myself “It’s OK, coding is like writing, right?”.

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Unoriginal

It can feel daunting to come up with ideas for things to write about because someone else has already written about it before and it’s probably too obvious anyway, right?

Wrong.

It’s OK to write about stuff that other people have already written about.

There is always going to be somebody who’s interested in what you’ve got to say.

There is always going to be somebody who doesn’t know as much as you.

That person is your audience.

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