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What's Your Most Embarrassing Moment As a Writer?

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Let’s face it: We all make mistakes. But the best writers learn from them, rise above them and even find ways to transform them into happy accidents.

What embarrassing moment have you overcome to become a better writer?

Here's a story about MY most embarrassing moment!

Whether your story is funny, humbling or an important lesson learned the hard way, Writer's Digest wants to hear from you. Share your experience in 150 words or fewer and e-mail it—along with your name, city and state—to writersdigest@fwmedia.com with “Lessons Learned” in the subject line.

Your story could appear in a future issue of Writer’s Digest. (All submissions will be considered for publication and may be edited for clarity or space.)

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