So, Project: KING is changed from In-Development to Planning on the imaginary white board of writing projects I keep in my mind.
...everything is somebody's first.
But, "Time?" I hear you asking.
It's a little disheartening, and not at all lost on me how similar it feels to following a career in writing, to spend so much time on something, dedicating waking hours and breaths to a task, only to have it fail.
Yesterday, in an afternoon-long editing session, I finished this draft of Project: GREY, my middle-grade science fiction adventure.
To become a writer people will pay for you have to become a writer people are worth paying for
Turns out I closed my eyes, 6 months passed, I grew a beard, and both of my sons are now off at college making bad decisions.
The hardest part about being a writer is...