Tag: first novel

Will I be a Successful Blogger?

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Secret of Success.” In case you guys haven’t been paying attention…  I’m writing my first novel!  YAY!!! As I’ve said in previous posts, it’s been a really long time since I wrote fiction.  (Or anything just for fun, really.)  So, when I started working on my book I […]

Posted August 17, 2015 by Jess C. in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

"Basically, you suck and have no chance of ever not sucking."

I’ve been reading a LOT of books on novel writing lately.  Especially if they focus on writing your first novel.  Many times, I’ve finished the book and been left with this thought:  “Why am I even bothering to write?  I suck.” All of these “helpful” volumes insist that, since I’ve never been published, I will never be […]

Posted August 13, 2015 by Jess C. in Uncategorized / 0 Comments