Check out this post from the Novelty Revisions blog that asks Do You Ever Feel Like You’re Not Making Any Progress … At All?
Being able to say they’ve written a book is, if we’re being honest, what most aspiring writers really want. Which is understandable — the first time I ever finished writing something, I wanted to tell everyone I knew and didn’t know. And I probably did.
It’s not that writers don’t enjoy writing. They often just … don’t want to do the work. Or they do a bunch of work and don’t feel like they’re any closer to meeting their goals.
Writing a book isn’t just about having an idea and saying you’re going to do it. You actually have to take this thing one day at a time until you’ve actually done it. Which is, uh … difficult. But totally possible all the same.
How do you get from “I’m going to write a book” to “I wrote a book!” when everything that happens between those two events seems slow…
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