It is easy to be discouraged as a writer. I find that there are times in my life when I wonder why I am doing this. We all have those moments. This article is a good read.
Just four short syllables, but discouragement can have enormous destructive power in the life of a writer. Most of us who’ve been writing for any length of time have encountered seasons of it.
Here are just a few of the things that can cause the onset of a case of discouragement. Do any of these sound familiar?
• I can’t get an agent. I’ll never get an agent.
• A contest judge/critique partner/editor/whoever didn’t like my manuscript.
• I’m not published. I’ll never be published. Click here to read more of this encouraging article.