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What hurts

25.07.2014 02:00

Ernest Hemningway once wrote:

Write hard and clear about what hurts.

I just read the latest post on Randy Murray’s site. It’s called: Write about your pain.

And that made think about that old Hemningway quote, at the top.

The thing I always do, when I’m depressed and low, is that I open DayOne or a paper notebook, and I start to write about the things that really scares me. Things about your past. Things you can’t bring up – ever. In other words: what hurts. Write them down.

Learn to write without filters; it’s good to get it out. That’s what a journal is for.

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You should also read some Hemningway and Bukowski.

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