Why is the First Draft so Important?

Amethyst Champagne
3 min readApr 18, 2022

Oh yes, the dreaded first draft of a story. It’s when we take the ideas swirling around in our heads, put them into words on pages, and see our stories come to life.

Writing the first draft of any piece is both thrilling and daunting. And it usually takes all of our willpower to write that first word, sentence, or paragraph.

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Amethyst Champagne

I write personal stories, articles, and more in hopes of helping others.