Pros and cons of writing a book
Pros and cons of writing a book review? - Academia Stack ExchangeIf you're thinking about becoming a novelist, you're probably weighing the advantages and disadvantages of the profession. Writing a novel can be thrilling and heart-wrenching, sometimes both at the same time. Professional authors who have already made a name for themselves know the tremendous amount of work and energy that goes into writing novels, but those who are jumping in for the first time might be surprised at how tedious the task can be. Each novelist will experience different feelings toward writing a novel, and no two novelists will have identical experiences. What one person might consider an enjoyable perk, such as the need to utilize social media to promote her novels, another person might consider a burden and a chore. One size doesn't fit all. Individual perspective has a great deal to do with what any particular novelist might consider an advantage or disadvantage.
Should You Self-Publish Your Book? - The Pros & Cons
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They love traveling to visit four grown children and seven grandchildren who all live much too far away. I love your suggestions for writing a series. Do you have advice for the length of each book? Should they all be the same or is it permissible to have a novella between novels? Thank you for this excellent post! I love getting deep into a story world, both as a reader and a writer. Thanks, Barbara and Angela, for your comments!
The Pros and Cons of Being a Writer
And believe me, the moment you get the call telling you your book has sold to a big publisher is a life-altering moment. People glamorize and fantasize about the lives of writers. Personally I like to imagine Hemingway-style excess; empty wine bottles littering the deck, the clack clack of keyboard keys, a view of the French riviera, literary shindigs where the glitterati meet and mingle and get up to all sorts of lovely mischief. And though there are shades of this empty wine bottles, keyboard keys clacking, mischief the reality is much less glam. My story is fairy-tale like.