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Writing? Writing.

Hey all! Hamadyne here. Today, I'm here to talk to you about what I do on the team - writing. 
The act of writing is an arduous process, with countless hours of preparation resulting in just a few pages of text. It's frustrating, annoying, and often gives me a headache. 
That being said, I wouldn't trade this for the world. 
Writing for a character is meant to be a challenge. Often when writing a scene, I'll have to write for two, maybe three people at a time. Differing mindsets, beliefs, and intentions drive much of the dialogue between characters, as well as driving the story forward as a whole. It wouldn't be in good form to make two identical, bland characters that only spoke about aircraft and popcorn. No one would like it, and the story wouldn't move unless something completely inconsistent to the scene occurred. 
This of course leads to more writers blocks than a brick factory. It's tiring to try to slog through a scene, especially when I'm tryi…