Everyone has dreams and everyone is convinced that if their dreams would just come true, they would be content. We humans are hungry creatures. Not only can we not survive without being fed and watered regularly, but we have intense emotional needs as well. We need to succe The writing life is a life of longing, one that is never quite satisfied, or satisfied for only short periods of time.
So many writers are striving to get agents and publisher. These are worthy goals, and I won’t pretend that getting those things for myself did not give me an extreme sense of validation. I am grateful every day, but it’s been over a year since I signed with my agent and publisher, and I’m learning that