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What Makes A Good Writing Goal? - WNP 076

Write Now with Sarah Werner

Release Date: 01/14/2020

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For full show notes, please visit: https://www.sarahwerner.com/what-makes-a-good-writing-goal-wnp-076/

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Thank you as always for listening, and happy writing!

— Sarah