It only takes a pen and a paper to write. Sure, today’s norms suggest a writing device and software, but that doesn’t make writing any easier, as an occupation.
Often I found myself stuck in a sentence for days on end. Other times I searched for the right word for what seemed like ages.
Here are some thoughts on writing, both as a blessing and a curse. As a virtue and a vice. As a blissful dream and a nightmare.
Authors are often cited.
Express compelling thoughts clearly.
My idea of a good manuscript is the one that makes me miss my subway station.
—A literary agent