14 Unfair Things Writers Have to Learn to Deal With

Meg Dowell Writes

1. Getting rejected (many, may times).

2. Not always knowing why you’re getting rejected.

3. Struggling to find opportunities to receive helpful feedback when it seems like everyone else has them.

4. Never being taken seriously.

5. Ignoring trolls and trying not to let their mean comments get to you.

6. Responding professionally to unhelpful, negative comments.

7. Honestly, trying to prove you have the skills to do exceptional work when everyone “wants to be a writer.”

8. Competing with people who have the luxury of working 12 hours a day, 7 days a week.

9. Competing against people who can afford to charge lower hourly rates.

10. Doing everything the “right” way when there are plenty of people who plagiarize and don’t get caught.

11. Feeling like the work you do never gets noticed.

12. Or appreciated.

13. Not always knowing if you’re doing things the way they’re supposed…

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About Anna Dobritt

Anna Dobritt is an independent eBook author and an indie publisher of RPG PDFs and fantasy maps through Cartography Unlimited for RPGs. She loves to read and write, and lives in Michigan. Anna enjoys watching Dr. Who, both the classic episodes from the 1960s-1980s and the current episodes. Anna has three trilogies in the queue: Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe – Volume 1: The Beginning has been released, and Volume 2: Discovery, is going through the editing and revision process, with plans to self-publish in 2016. Volume 3: Truth is currently being written. Two other trilogies are The Archivist — Lenara Lenquil Adventures, and the Guardian Blades Trilogy. Anna has self-published Volume 1 of the Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe titled The Beginning; three short stories: The Hunter, First Raven, Raven Voice; a novelette titled Raven Flight, and a collection of short fiction titled Whispers from Within. Where the imagination soars on glowing wings! May the words ever flow!
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