I'd just read a book that was following a worn formula, had typos, and a throwaway ending. More and more, I found myself thinking I could write a better story. Then it was a case of spending an hour before and two hours after work, writing everyday for a year. Several times over four years I...
I go through bouts of why anyone would want to read my book and how there are plenty of other authors out there deserving the attention of an agent. Agents are busy people and have to wade through hundreds of submissions, so what chance do I have? The book is sitting on my Mac in long form and...