Writing: Step One

Patrick Rhone published this blog post almost a month ago.

Sit your butt, in a chair, and write. That’s it. That’s all there is. Take your hind-quarters and, with purpose, plant it in a seating utensil of your choosing. Preferably, with something to write with.

He is right, and we all know it. It's one of those obvious little certainties that we attempt to conveniently ignore to preserve our comfortable procrastination. Having participated in NaNoWriMo, on which I'll have a blog post soon, this is one of my bigger take away lessons - The hardest part of the process is just sitting and doing.