Holy shit. Writing is hard.
Blogging is easy.
Writing…like real, honest to goodness writing, is super fucking tough. You know it, I know it, every non-writer and writer out there knows it. We read and dissect and criticize, but we all know it is really fucking difficult to have an idea in your head and to flesh it out onto paper with words that make it come alive in another person’s head.
It’s like eating a spoonful of alphabet soup and not being able to make any of the random letters make any sense…because you realize you can’t even read!!
…you know, I can’t think of any more clever phrases that writing is like…because I’ve spent the last 7 hours thinking that I made some headway on my project. When in reality, I have about 3 paragraphs. 3 pretty decent, descriptive paragraphs, but 3 paragraphs nonetheless.
What’s the last thing that you wrote that made you excited to write but the creative process kept slowing you down??