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If you're like me, sometimes the negative voices get you down. Here's a helpful post for writing: Five Negative Voices and How to Shush Them.
A more positive voice:
I love writing--I really do! Let me specify, though, that I love FICTION writing. The past two weeks I've slaved over writing a psychology book chapter for a textbook, and it was hell. No wonder I gravitate more toward therapy than research. One small consolation is that writing five fiction novels has improved my academic writing, too.
I'm almost done with my sixth book ACED (Blocked #2), yahoo!
76000 / 80000 words. 95% done with Aced!
I'm hoping for a November or December release, depending on the editing timeline. Have you released a novel in December? I'm nervous the holiday rush might be a bad time to launch my baby.