Voice of Reason: “You do realize it takes years of honing your craft before you’ll be ready to produce a publishable book? And that’s assuming you’ve spent the last twenty years reading hundreds of novels.”
Hopeful Writer: “I’ve been living my life. Not wasting my time reading. What do you think I am? Some kind of dork?”
Wow. Simply wow. I loved this video! It speaks to the all too real thoughts that many beginning writers have about the craft of writing and the publishing industry. Yes, believe it. There are people out there who are just like the Hopeful Writer in the video below. They don’t know the first thing about writing or the business but they plan on being a bestselling writer within a month.
Voice of Reason: “So how do you plan on getting your book published?”
Hopeful Writer: “I’m taking a copy to Random House.”