I know that many bloggers
LOVE to write and are authors of
novels, short stories, memoirs and poetry!
I applaud you all!
Say, are any of you
participating in this month's
If so, good luck with your novel writing!
Writing can be very, very hard, can't it?
There are so many issues involved
in the writing process --
And be careful not to fall prey
to stereotypes about writers!
The question which
every writer must determine is:
what makes for good writing?
I wanted to be a writer when I was a kid.
My first short story was essentially a fanfic
based on the Arthurian Legends.
But alas, adult life and career demands intervened.
I did write as part of my career,
but only technical, specialized writing
like government reports and legislation.
And now I find I lack the imagination
to create fictional characters and plots.
So I'm depending on all of YOU
to keep me amused with your
I know you won't let me down!