In honor of J.R.R. Tolkien's birthday today i spent the whole day editing on my book! and in between that i read, and edited my sisters Nanowrimo book. this has been a fun day. Happy birthday J.R.R. Tolkien! and thank you!
So your an author? I am Sorry, so, so, sorry.
"Writing is like giving yourself homework, really hard homework, everyday, for the rest of your life. You want glamorous? Throw glitter at your computed screen."~Katrina Monroe
Don't get me wrong, I love being an author, and I can honestly say
I can't imagine not being an author. Like honestly, I can put myself in almost
any situation, Defeating a dragon, having a parent die, etc. But i could not
think, for one moment not caring about writing. It is as important to me as
I hope you feel the same way.
I feel there are
five different kinds of authors, and it is hard for me because most of my
friends are in these categories.
There is the
This person is in to reading and writing a little, so they quickly give
themselves this title, maybe have a few books worked out, but never truly
FAN FIC OMG
This person, though usually a good writer busies themselves with fan
fictions as the only thing they do, they like to expand upon other's work, but
never create their own.
READ, READ, and ah, right, write too
This person is at least not fooling themselves, they might have a few fan
fictions but know they aren't that big of a writer, they mostly read, and read,
This person loves to read, and also to write, but lacks all the conviction
to do so, maybe they have hundreds of stories twirling in their brain, but lack
the knowledge, or conviction to put it down on paper.
I like to read, and write too.
This is is maybe a zealous person, usually hyper, cries a lot, though they
don't like very much to cry in public, but when they do they don't care at all.
They are accomplished in their writing, finished a few novels, loves to talk
about books with other people. but it isn't the only thing in their life, to
them, writing is like breathing.