The “32% Reason” Every Author Needs a Support Team

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In the middle of 2012’s NaNoWriMo, my laptop died. I was devastated, and stupidly poor. My new friend Andrew Whittaker, who I met two weeks before, was caught up in his own NaNoWriMo project. But when he heard about my plight, he promptly packed up his only laptop, brought it to my apartment, and begged me to keep it. When I returned it at the end of the month, he wrapped it up again and gave it to me…