Re: Am I slow or what?

Subject: Re: Am I slow or what?
From: "Brierley, Sean" <Brierley -at- QUODATA -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 1999 14:58:09 -0500

What kind of forecasting has gone into this writing project?

sean -at- quodata -dot- com

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>>>Subject: Am I slow or what?
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>>> I'm writing a manual to accompany a piece of software.
>>> This is the first time I've done software documentation
>>>style writing.
>>>I feel like I know what I'm doing and enjoy the job. I am having no
>>>difficulty understanding the software.
>>> The writing process though, feels very slow! The more I
>>>write, the more
>>>I realize needs written explanation.
>>> Is this a common feeling among novice software manual writers?
>>> Will I always feel "slow"?
>>> Do I need to get "faster" to survive in this field?
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