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Practical insights for writers from Jessica P Morrell

Deliberate Practice

I’ve been watching the Olympics this week and last night was thrilled when 22 year-old Nathan Chen won the gold medal in men’s figure skating. Mixed in with the events were various interviews and backstories on the athletes, including  their previous wins and losses, personal tragedies, and injuries. Before Malcom Gladwell wrote in Outliers: The […]

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