Wow! This is powerful stuff. A must read for all of us who are struggling with anything we’re endeavoring to do – not just the writers amongst us.
It’s hard to believe that about 2010, I was thinking I was never going to be able to write a novel. My process of writing because a source of great frustration.
The more I revised something, the more broken it got. It went from a two car accident to a spaceship crashes and destroys an entire city.
I remember one writer offering to look at what I’d written to see if she could see what was wrong and I was embarrassed to let her see it. I knew I was a better writer than what I was producing.
So I attended a lot of classes, searching for answers. One was with Bob Meyer, one of the earlier indie successes. I was so frustrated that I described my writing as a “screwy way of writing.”
He said “Never put down your writing. There will be someone else who will be happy to…
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