A post from the past that bears repeating:
“When something can be read without great effort, great effort has gone into its writing.” ~Enrique Poncela
Mr. Poncela’s statement ranks as my number one favorite writing quote of all time. In a mere 15 words, he speaks encouragement, truth, and inspiration about what it means to write.
Writing is hard. Writing something for others to read is excruciating. It’s a long soap- operatic relationship with your mind, filled with anxiety, love, self-doubt, exhilaration, jealousy, depression, manipulation, and a secret...