Why I Keep Writing
Even when it sucks
I write a lot of crap stories, and I write some gems. I want all of them to be excellent, but many of them suck. So why do I keep going?
Do I know my sucky stories suck while I’m writing them? No, of course not. Maybe. The writing process is filled with discovery and epiphany, but occasionally, I’m the only one discovering and epiphanizing. The reader, on the other hand, is…