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Focus, focus, focus

There will always be better writers than you. And that’s okay

AGONY EDITOR

Dear Agony Editor, I’m writing a novel and, after some initial struggles with it, I’m now really excited about the story and the ideas and themes it explores. The problem is, I just finished reading a book that deals with these same ideas. The plot is different, of course, but now I’m feeling discouraged about my idea, and think there’s no way I can do as good a job as this other author has. Should I keep going with this book, or should I start from scratch?

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