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30 Day Writing Challenge – I Wrote A Short Story

At the beginning of the September, I had the crazy idea of doing a 30 day writing challenge on my Instagram with audio journals. For a very long time I’ve wanted to be consistent with my writing. I tend to be that person that only writes when they are inspired so it makes me so happy that I stayed with it for 30 days and managed to write 6,000 words!

“The first draft is just you telling yourself the story.”

Terry Pratchett

Now I’m not even sure if there is a coherent story in what I’ve written but that’s not what matters. Alhamdulilah I’m just really grateful I stayed with it and I’ve taken away many lessons from it.

You can watch the introduction and the rest of the videos on my IGTV here.

I haven’t had time to edit the story properly but I wanted to share an extract I briefly edited today so I could hit my third goal of feeling confident in sharing my writing.

I hope you enjoy it, click on the pages to keep reading.

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