We don’t see it — ADD Tip o the day 102

I just finished draft 17 for the book.  I’d thought it would need a little tweaking, maybe a typo here and there, maybe a little polishing at a few points.  Wrong!

A lot of tweaking, and several sections needed complete rewriting, cause they were awful, and there was a lot of reorganizing, stuff just out of place. Now this is amazing.  How can I have read it 16 times and still have this bad stuff in it????

Sometimes we just don’t see it.  That’s one of the reasons we need family and friends, reviewers and editors, therapists and ADD coaches. 

Now I’m starting draft 18, hope it will just need a little tweaking—

doug

starting to open, at Giverny

my deepest gratitude and apologies to those whose reviewed earlier drafts; they were terrible

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About doug with ADHD

I am a psychiatric physician. I learned I have ADHD at age 64, and then wrote two ADHD books for adults, focusing on strategies for making your life better. Your Life Can Be Better; strategies for adults with ADD/ADHD available at amazon.com, or smashwords.com (for e books) Living Daily With Adult ADD or ADHD: 365 Tips O the Day ( e-book). This is one tip at a time, one page at a time, at your own pace. It's meant to last a year. As a child, I was a bully. Then there was a transformation. Now I am committed to helping people instead abusing them. The Bully was published in January, 2016. It's in print or e book, on Amazon.
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