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    52 Weeks #25

    Call it brainstorming, prewriting, or jotting, this is what I usually do before I start writing. I think a lot better and faster with a pencil and a notebook than I do at the keyboard. Sometimes it's specific thoughts, other times it's free ideas. A lot of times I take a conversational tone with myself while taking notes.

    My handwriting is crap because I try to keep the pencil moving as fast as my brain, which doesn't work. By the way, if you're looking forward to my comic, Wounded Gods, don't look too closely at the page on the right or you'll see some spoilers. :)

    Andrei Singer, cellodav, and 13 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Shani's Stuff ages ago | reply

      Funny - I think better with pencil and paper as well.

    2. plausible religion [deleted] ages ago | reply

      The essentials of writing...

    3. curious icicle [deleted] 117 months ago | reply

      this is supercool...now i'll set this pictureas my wallpaper

    4. curious icicle [deleted] 117 months ago | reply

      sorry for the double post but is this a Moleskine diary???

    5. MikeOliveri 117 months ago | reply

      Yep! I've got a few of them now. Great notebooks. Glad you dug the picture!

    6. curious icicle [deleted] 117 months ago | reply

      I have one too but now that i realise that you made a photo i wont shoot mine:)

    7. MathiasSM 76 months ago | reply

      It's just a question, but, may I use your picture for a Blog post? I know it's CC licensed, but it's also with Getty Images, so...

    8. MikeOliveri 76 months ago | reply

      Mathias San Miguel Yes, you can use it in a blog post. CC license lets folks share in blogs, Tumblr, etc., but if they want to use it for commercial purposes they'll need to do the Getty thing.

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