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Today’s Question by the reader : Javier

Author: Paulo Coelho

Flaubert once said that for an author the daily life is much like the ocean; one should walk into it, but only until the water reaches the bellybutton. Do you also think that going past the bellybutton, is too much, in order to become a great author?

Normally I love to dive deep. And hold my breath as much as I can.

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