In Defense Of Journaling

Why every writer should schedule time for it

Photo by Jan Kahánek on Unsplash

ear Diary,
Today I ate three muffins and didn’t hit my goal of 10K steps.

Is this what you imagine when someone mentions journaling? If it is, you aren’t alone. “Real writers don’t journal; they just write,” one fellow wordsmith told me recently. I’ve talked to hundreds of fellow writers who scoff at the idea.



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