CAN YOU FORGET THE EDITOR?


Cat LOVES to visit the best writers sites around. And my dear friend Marilyn Davis and Scott of “Two Drops of Ink” has a great post I wanted to share with my author and writer friends!

Happy Reading!
Cat

Two Drops of Ink: A Literary Blog

By: Noelle Sterne

“I have an idea for a new book. It’s a novel about a beautiful yet sensitive author whose spirit is crushed by her domineering editor. Do you like it?” ― Annie Barrows, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Writing, Writing, Writing, and Then…

You’ve drafted, redrafted, and re-redrafted your piece. You’ve studied the guidelines of all the publications. You’ve followed them exactly, rechecked your submission, and checked it again. But . . . the rejections keep pouring in. You moan, scream, swear, and fling around the house, ready to throw in the sponge and throw out your keyboard.

If you identify with this scenario, maybe your writing approach needs an adjustment. Take this little test. Do you:

  1. Too often feel blocked, self-conscious in your writing?
  2. Like you’ve lost your flow and spontaneity?
  3. Think only of impressing the Big Editor of the publication you want…

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