Writing is the most difficult thing I’ve ever done, not because of the initial writing but because of the endless rewriting to polish that book into a best seller. Keeping on task requires much of my daily energy and I often don’t make it. When the don’t want to mood struck this week, I went looking at other writers’ websites and blogs. They, too, have the same trouble but wrote about how to conquer that laziness.
Check out Karen Kachra’s ten points for probing thoughts on the subject.
And after you’ve done that, go to Joan Swan’s article about getting through the rough spots after you’ve sold your novel.
Both of these authors write from experience; their words are well worth reading. And now that I’ve written this, I must get back to my novel rewrite!