Are we limited – or empowered – by our experience?

Tonight I chatted in a Hoxton pub - yes, I am *that* trendy - with another copywriter. The guy is running as a self-employed operation and has very strong feelings about what writing 'is'. No compromises. Be true to yourself. If people don't like it, then move on. Part of me admires this. When I started … Continue reading Are we limited – or empowered – by our experience?

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Write! Now!

Over at Copy Ideas, Robert Stover mentions the wonderful Douglas Adams quote about loving the whooshing sounds deadlines make as they go by. Adams was known for being so late with episode drafts that it was not unknown for actors to be recording the first half while the second half was still being written. Fortunately … Continue reading Write! Now!