My first draft looked at a little tatty, what’s new? But I was going to flag it. Never to submit the piece. So, I said to myself, leave that genre of writing alone. A day leaving it alone did wonders. I thought, try harder. To get it right I had to try harder. Think better. I did. And I think the piece looks better than before. In a few days, I can send it. A key to not surrendering, a key to not chucking in a piece, is to try harder. Then, do your best.