I don’t know who needs to hear this, but it’s okay to take a break so you don’t burn out. It’s okay if now isn’t your time to write. Maybe tomorrow will be.
I didn’t write a novel because I’d always wanted to publish a book. I wrote it because I had a story that I needed to tell. In fact, being an author was never an aspiration in my childhood.
The term “genius loci” originates from Roman mythology. More figuratively in today’s society, it’s the atmosphere of a place.
Don’t keep tapping that DELETE button when you are operating on your manuscript.
“Why are you still trying? Nobody is reading. Nobody cares what you have to say….”