Here’s a great post by Shannon A. Thompson from her blog on issues that we all face in our writing.
Writing a book—or anything—comes along with a lot of challenges, and sometimes those challenges can feel overwhelming. So here’s a quick tip guide to help you navigate your writing journey.
I have an idea, but now what?
Well, now you write. (And write and write and write again.) Don’t focus on being perfect. Don’t focus on getting published. In fact, don’t spend months studying how to write on blogs like this one. There’s only so much you’re going to learn from reading about writing. You’re going to have to write yourself to learn about yourself and your craft. So, sure, research, but make sure you’re writing…and reading (a lot). Related article: No, Reading is Not an Option
I don’t have time to write.
Listen, no one has time to write. Some of us definitely have more time (or less), but comparing yourself to anyone is not going to get you…
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