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Ancient Chinese proverbs suck

"The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones."
—— Chinese proverb

That's kinda how I work. It's...not very good advice. (half-frown) With some stuff, if you get bogged down in the details, you never get done. Like writing. I really need to learn to resist busywork like correcting grammar or punctuation, or fiddling with wording, until after I've got the meat of the thing written. Editing comes later!
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