This month I had a whole thing written bemoaning the fact that I'm not achieving, or even shooting for, any writing goals. But after reading it over several times, I decided to be a little more positive. So what if I haven't written anything new in months. I have several short stories that need editing. 90% of writing is editing, right?

So, that's what I'm going to do this month. I'm also going to try to get back into the swing of things regarding blogging/visiting.

That's it. Nothing special. No encouragement for anyone else, because I'm using it all on myself.


  1. You're right that 90% of writing is editing. Sometimes we go through what I call "writing ruts." It happens, but that doesn't mean we aren't creating or working.

    I hope you can get back into the swing of things. :)

  2. Very honest post and I like it! Neither bitching nor stimulating my own insecurity about not producing enough. You're just being a fellow writer having a normal time of it. :) If I were always as productive as I am at my best, I'd be so happy, but unfortunately I have to accept that my ability to write is extremely erratic.

  3. Sounds great! Editing is awesome! It means you finished something and it needs polishing. Congrats! Get to it!

  4. Editing is a huge part of writing! Good luck on those revisions, Jennifer. :)

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