In the War of ArtSteven Pressfield says “Grandiose fantasies are a symptom of Resistance. They’re the sign of an amateur. The professional has learned that success, like happiness, comes as a by-product of work. The professional concentrates on the work and allows rewards to come or not come, whatever they like.” Seems to be a true thing. Editing the second book, “The Miracle Teachings” is taking far longer than I thought. And the marketing! Ah! Well, I’m reading up on that and I see what I could be doing….I do have to get the word out about the first book. That’s first on my marketing “to-do” list…right after this!
From Janet Conner, Writing Down Your Soul: “Why write? There are, after all, other ways to access internal wisdom…There is only one reason: writing works amazingly well. If you want to engage in a vibrant conversation with the wisdom that dwells just a hair below your conscious awareness, write.”