Perks of Being a Writer

on August 29, 2013

As every writer knows, our job is hard work. Sitting in the chair every day writing stories that we hope and pray our readers (and our editor!) will love isn’t always easy. Writing itself takes time and practice; it’s part gift and part grit. There are many head-banging moments. There are many ten, twelve, fourteen hour days. I’ve stayed up all night writing; I’ve stared at the computer screen for countless hours not writing. But … I work from home. My hours are flexible. (I can go to my daughter’s soccer practice or take my son on a field trip and make… Read More