Remember it’s the first draft.

This should be my mantra, currently, as my WIP is over 58,000 words and I'm suffering with fluctuating emotions.I read a wonderful quote on Twitter - I forget from who, but if it's you, please let me know - that reads, "a novel is not written, but rewritten"- repeat after me....It is so easy to … Continue reading Remember it’s the first draft.

How to cope with those moments of self-doubt.

Let's be honest, we are all plagued with moments of self-doubt and despair in our ability to become a published author; or in our ability to create the perfect writing to hook an agent or publisher. I understand that even agented and published authors continue to suffer such afflictions, hence I know I've chosen a path that … Continue reading How to cope with those moments of self-doubt.