On Writing

The 7 Deadly Sins of Writing

How many of these seven deadly sins of writing are you committing?

Holly Jahangiri
5 min readApr 23, 2020


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1. Sloth

The definition of sloth has changed over time. At one time, it was known as the sin of sadness and despair. Dante described it as the “failure to love God with all one’s heart, all one’s mind and all one’s soul.” Today, it…