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Tue Feb 07, 2012 11:59 pm
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SirTobes says...



Do you prefer notepad or computer screen?
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:02 am
stargazer9927 says...



Two years ago I would have said pencil, but since I got my laptop I'm computer all the way. Things stay much more organized, you don't have messy and annoying smuding, papers don't fall out and get lost, and the amount and ways you can edit it are endless.
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:12 am
Pilot says...



Pencil, because with a computer there's just too many distractions.
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:24 am
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crmcgill says...



Computer, mostly because I can't decipher my own handwriting sometimes.
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:56 am
Justagirl says...



Keyboard! Otherwise my hand gets tired.. D:
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 1:31 am
Dragongirl says...



Both. First I scribble it out on paper as fast as I can think it, then I type it up, working out the big kinks.
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 6:13 am
ChocoCookie says...



Same thing as Dragongirl.
When I write a story, I write it down in a paper and when I'm typing it, I might have mistakes which my computer can solve. ^.^ Makes work easier since you've got everything planned out.

The thing is, both have disadvantages. You may loose you papers and also you may loose your files. Both are okay, but I still prefer pencil.Computer can be a lot of strain.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.


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Wed Feb 08, 2012 7:57 am
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stargazer9927 says...



You won't lose anything if you back things up four times each like I do :) Although I suppose you could lose a chapter or two if you lost it in between backing things up, since I only back things up every week or so. But I lost twice as much with papers as with crashes, so I don't think about it.
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Wed Feb 08, 2012 6:32 pm
Lapis says...



Keyboard all the way, for otherwise I find myself unable to write effectively, constantly shortening sentences due to the fact that I hate writing by hand.
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Thu Feb 09, 2012 1:26 pm
SunshineandCarnage says...



I have sensitive eyes so.... *picks up my pencil*
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Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:12 am
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thylacine67 says...



Pencil when I'm first creating the story, and then I type it all onto my laptop for when I need it later. But I definately prefer the pencil over the keyboard.




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Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:32 pm
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Rava100 says...



I'm not a very fast typer, and so I usually write out my ideas. My story feels more personal when I am holding a pencil in my hand. If I really like one of my poems or stories, I'll type it out so that it is easier to share.
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Sat Mar 24, 2012 4:57 pm
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AlfonsoFernandez says...



Typing is easier and quicker for me. And it's easier to find than a copybook lost in the middle of hundred's of books...
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Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:23 pm
Learner1 says...



My work is so much better on paper, I don't know way, it just turns out better. So I prefer pencil.
Hey, if it was easy, everyone would be doing it, so get out there and do it!




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Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:37 pm
Stellabeam says...



I can concentrate better if I'm writing down on a notebook. But I retype on the computer for publishing and for review purposes.
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