RSS Feed

Most ‘challenging’ part of writing?

Jen of Book Talk recently asked me in an interview:
What’s the most challenging aspect of writing? Easiest?

Most challenging – revising and rewriting. I hate doing that. I really do. Particularly if I had written a novel with a sense of internal structure which may not matter to anyone else but it matters to ME, dammit, and if a revision or a rewrite knocks this internal structure awry it can sometimes take me a long time and a lot of effort to regain my equilibrium.

Easiest – well – just sitting down and WRITING is easy. For me, it’s like opening a faucet somewhere, and the words come pouring out…

Advertisements

About AlmaAlexander

I am a novelist, short story writer and anthologist.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: