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To Teach the Teacher

I appreciate reading all the suggestions about writing. Sitting my butt down to write is the hardest thing I've had to deal with when it comes to writing. Starting a blog is a suggestion that I'm now doing. Hopefully it helps to keep me in a routine and keeps me writing.


Teach - Thanks - glad the suggestions are helpful. Good luck with the blog!


Very nice commentary Heather! I stluggre with when to call myself a writer as well, but I came to the conclusion that if I'm writing I must therefore be a writer.I loved all the comments about how God has blessed people with the ability to write. I have a very different situation however. Whether or not God has gifted me with the ability to write I don't know yet. I am a writer. The novel I'm currently finishing is over 100,000 words (so far)and will close in about another 15-20,000.The interesting thing is, I have NEVER wanted to write. In fact, there's days I don't want to write now. But God two of my favorite words God has given me a story (four actually) and He seems quite sure I must write it. Where I stluggre most is that I am very good at so many other things. Financially, writing has not been lucrative for me yet, I'm unpublished. But God won't give up, He won't let me rest, He stays on me constantly.Am I an anomaly? Am I the only one writing against my will? (ha ha) I won't say that I don't enjoy it, just that it is not my first love or my first God given talent, at least in my own opinion. It's also probably the most difficult, time consuming, off the wall thing I've ever had to TRUST God in.Help?

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