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>Wrote my 250,000~ word first draft with ink and paper >Have

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>Wrote my 250,000~ word first draft with ink and paper
>Have been transcribing for the past 2 weeks to computer so I can edit it
>only 95,000~ words done so far and know I have transcribed some mistakes during the mind-numbing monotony of typing and typing and typing

There has to be an easier way to do this
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do it the good old way fagget
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>>10036711

Transcribe written word to written word?
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>>10036718
why yes of course
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>>10036696
1. OCR (I remember Tesseract was easy to use but not very good)
2. Pay people (plural) to transcribe for you
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You're typing it up so you can edit it, why does it matter if you type up some mistakes? You're going to edit it. That's the point.
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>>10036775

>Pay

You're implying a writer has money
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>>10036696
OCR software. Scan the pages and it'll render it into text. It won't be perfect, you'll still need to proofread it. But it should save you time.
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>>10036775
>>10036789
Why would you do that? Use it as an opportunity to refresh yourself on what you've written and what you thought could be improved. Writing isn't about getting from A to B as quickly as possible.
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Maybe you should have used a computer to begin with, like a not idiot.
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speech to text?
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>>10036981
Why are Lesbian and Asian treated as synonyms?
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>>10036904
because that's what op wanted
i like it when people answer my questions directly so i try to do the same for them
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