21 Harsh Truths from the Greats #12

12. If writing seems hard, it’s because it is hard. It’s one of the hardest things people do. – William Zinsser

Original Post

I almost don’t want to add anything to this. What more is there to say? This is another one of those bits of advice that doesn’t actual help, except in that it lets you know you’re not alone. There is an entire fellowship of mad people who undergo this same ridiculous process, just to bring something into the world that is just as likely to be trampled underfoot and forgotten as it is to be praised.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s