And struggle with most of this myself. So if any of my fellow authors are out there and feeling the same way, give it a read.
Writing is a uniquely difficult profession for more than a number of reasons. There are a lot of things we could have chosen to do that would have been easier. For instance, discovering life on Mars, developing telepathy, or inventing gluten-free dairy-free calorie-free carb-free pizza that smooths wrinkles the more slices you eat.
There are days that even I go. Really, Kristen? You HAD to be a writer? You could have been a brain surgeon by now.
Then my muse comes back and says, “What? And take the EASY way out?”
This is a tough tough job and I am here to let you know…
It never gets easier.
It’s like Space Invaders. It just gets faster and faster and harder and harder…until you DIE.
Or give up.
This is why we…
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