As a writer, have you ever struggled to explain yourself to folks who are not in the writing field? Today’s featured post describes the writer’s life and gives some tips on explaining the career you have chosen.
You’ve finally gotten over the hump of telling people you’re a writer — and suddenly you’re re-thinking how awesome it is to talk to people about this lifestyle. Anytime you bring it up, you’re met with predictable, annoying responses, showing the ignorance of everyone you know to the intricacies of the writing life.
Here are some of the things I’d love to shout from the rooftops to non-writers — and some advice for educating your own loved ones in a less-dramatic fashion. Click here to read more.