This summary which Alexander Zoltai pulled together from four different posts (in different places) might now reach and comfort others.
Back on the 19th of January, I had an interview with author Philippa A. Rees.
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Today, in her post, The Egotism of Expertise- Interior Conformity, she said:
“A few recent posts have been devoted to a collective wail about the impossibility of non-genre books ever being discovered in the goose step parade of all the others who polish their boots and take steps in synchrony with guidelines and expectations.”
But the story of this conversation goes back to January 5th on Vivienne Tuffnell’s blog, Zen and The Art of Tightrope Walking, and the post, The Loss of Joy. Here are a few brief excerpts:
“Did blogging drive away my joy in writing?”
“No, I think it started to go around the same time I began to explore the possibility of publishing.”
Then, she speaks of being “…drained by the demands from all…
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