Should you write before you write?

Meredith Bond
3 min readMar 3, 2024

Writing before you write? Why?

A hand writing on a piece of paper.

The obvious answer is to get your thoughts together, but there are other reasons as well. Here are five you might want to consider:

1. Whether you’re a pantser or plotter, we all need to rally our thoughts. We’re human; our thought tend to fly in a hundred different directions at once. Even as I’m writing this, I’m thinking about my book which…

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Meredith Bond

Award winning author, Meredith Bond's books straddle that beautiful line between historical romance and fantasy. Merry is also a writing coach and formatter.