At the end of the day, fear aside, I need to write stories I love. Stories that have me running to a notebook to jot down a conversation characters are having in my head. Stories that make me so excited I can barely wait for my son’s nap time to be able to write more.Read More
Being an author is competitive. There are lists and ratings and rankings. If you want to put a score on how well your career is going, there are more than enough numbers for you suffocate yourself with.
For some people, numbers are fantastic. Numbers help them set goals and show growth; there’s value in what you can measure.
For others, including me, they’re dangerous. Having access to that kind of data gives oxygen to the little seedling of an idea in my brain that I’m competing with others.Read More