Dean Wesley Smith » Killing the Sacred Cows of Publishing: Writing is Hard

2) Discipline is hard. Just carving out time to write is hard. Really hard, actually. Especially in the early years when the feedback loop is so negative. Simply finding time to get to the computer is hard when day job, kids, and bills get in the way. That’s hard and very hard work. The fun starts when you get to the chair with some time ahead, but getting there is hard work early on.

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One thought on “Dean Wesley Smith » Killing the Sacred Cows of Publishing: Writing is Hard

  1. Never a truer word spoken. Even after a career change and working 4 days a week, I still Struggle to divide my time between writing, housework, family commitments, and the occasional neglected fiance/hubby. We’ve been talking about having a baby, and is it bad that the thing I most look forward to is the maternity leave I can spend writing?

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