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This is why I write

Some useless dude once told me I should give up on writing. “You really should stop,” he said. “What’s the point? There’s no money in writing.” As if I didn’t know. As if I had spent my youthyears toiling away thinking I was going to be the next JK Rowling. As if money is the only reason we do anything. I suffer no delusions, trust me. I’ve always known what I’m getting myself in for. Authors make a pitiful amount of money and it’s only getting worse, yet here I am, still fighting for my place on the shelf. This is what a lot of non-writer people don’t understand about my (stellar) choice of career. They’re either under the impression that publishing is a lucrative career option (it’s not), or they think I’m a fucking idiot. Because why oh why would anyone work so hard if they’re not going to be paid for it? I’m no stranger to reward-free work. I’m surprised I stayed in school as long as I did, for the amount of …

The Young Volcanoes of Tenemere on Pinterest

Taking visual marketing to the trendy next level, The Young Volcanoes of Tenemere now has a vision board on Pinterest! I’ve been having great fun adding my ideas and inspiration to the board; not gonna lie, it’s 80% food porn, but I’m trying to remember to vary my pins best I can. It’s a great companion to my novel and I love the interactive element it brings. I love that with this age of technology I can bring a new aspect to my story, and I hope you enjoy browsing my vision board. . _________________________ The ads below help to pay for this website. If you can see them, thank you for not using an ad-blocker. If you’re a fan of my content and you would like to support a self-employed writer further, please feel free to share the love and buy your girl a coffee. The caffeine jolt may just get me through my final edits! _____________________________________________________