I'm at the "wanting to vomit" stage of my new novel. What helps: to look back at the first paragraphs, because they're good (this helped me a lot through The Geography of Water). Otherwise, there's always the writer's favorite thing, procrastination! I don't recommend trying some of these, but I may or may not have done some:
1. Go into bathroom. Peer at face. Google "facelift". Decide to keep face as is.
2. Google "how to cut hair in layers." Try it. Fill with regret.
3. Tell yourself you are getting exercise as you walk to the jar with homemade brownies.
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