#Writing: Under Construction

#AmNoveling

FullSizeRender 2First draft,
Second draft,
Odd man out.
Print everything,
Anything.
Run the motor hot.

With reckless abandon,
Let papers fly.
Until in the quiet of late-afternoon,
Clips unbound,
Every word and weakness
Under scissors and pen,

Attack.

 

Christi

About Christi

Christi Craig is a native Texan living in Wisconsin, working by day as a sign language interpreter and moonlighting as a writer, teacher, and editor. Her stories and essays have appeared online and in print, and she received an Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train's Family Matters Contest, 2010. You can send comments or questions via her contact page.
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2 Responses to #Writing: Under Construction

  1. Micki Allen says:

    You hit the nail on the head there, Ms. Christi. Sometimes writing feels like battle. Attack!
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