There’s Something To Be Said for…

If Friday has you needing to stop and take account of the world around you–a writer’s world–look no further. René Penn is here with the thinking man–and woman’s–assessment.

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Write on.

René Penn

I’m in between writing books. I finished one, and it’s ready for an editor’s critique. In a future post post, I’ll discuss the process that I’m tweaking to start writing my next book.

But for now, I’m reflecting. I’m feeling introspective. I have the Thinking Man pose.

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Several things come to mind. Okay, 8 things.

  • There’s something to be said for starting a manuscript

There are blank pages on a screen or notebook, and writers decide to fill them. Not one page, but dozens, hundreds. It takes courage, imagination, dedication, and a little insanity. But it’s okay. We were born for this.

  • There’s something to celebrate for getting past the middle

Writing through the midpoint has been a quagmire that’s pulled me down. Then it became clear when I read posts like this one by Now Novel and this funny, insightful one by Chuck Wendig. The solution is one…

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