Shut Up, I’m Writing!

Shut Up, I'm Writing

My life is noisy. With three small children and a fourth having just arrived, it’s hard to find a quiet place to think at home. At work, I lead a team of 12 people. There are always questions to answer, teammates to encourage, problems to solve.

Often, writing is drowned out by the noise. Sometimes I want to shout, “Shut up! I am writing!”

However, I recently realized these external voices are not the problem. They are not the greatest threat to my writing.

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