Have you ever been told that you could be the next J.K. Rowling?
ANSWER THE FOLLOWING:
Have you ever...
*been told it's too hard to become an author?
*listened in on a conversation for good material?
*woken up in the middle of the night to write?
*written about your life experiences?
*written about a friend or a family members life experiences?
*been told that your story has been done before?
*picked up a book in a bookshop that is the same as the one you just wrote?
*spent the whole day writing in your pyjamas, eating biscuits, and drinking coffee?
*thought that being a writer is the best job in the world?
*said, 'There's a story in that!'
*written on a coaster, serviette, or your arm?
*used someone that you know as a character?
*been asked, 'What do you really do for a job?'
*asked someone to repeat themselves so you can take notes?
*felt immense pride in your writing efforts over the day, month, or year?
*asked your sub-conscious to give you a brilliant idea in your dreams?
*done anything out of the ordinary to get published?
*entered a writing competition?
*been asked, 'Aren't you published yet?'
*talked to yourself in public?
*read your story to your dog or cat?
*been asked who will illustrate your book?
*been upset or disappointed with a rejection letter and then later realised that they were right?
*had writer's block?
*noticed a mistake in spelling or grammar after you've posted your manuscript?
*travelled to an exotic country or place to research your book?
*answered the phone professionally just in case it's a publisher?
*socially networked on blogs, face book, and twitter?
*stood in front of people at your book launch and thought, I did it?
*noticed that your rejection letters are getting better?
*meet a group of writer's that encourage and inspire your writing?
*tried writing out of your comfort zone in a completely different genre?
*used a dream for inspiration?
*read a dictionary just for fun?
*turned down an event so you could write instead?
*thought your book would make an incredible movie?
*met your favourite author?
*wondered what do I have do to become published?
*been so involved in your writing that you have literally lost the plot?
*had to write your entire novel from another character view point, first or third person?
*used strange facial expressions to accurately describe your character in a scene?
*completely lost yourself in your own imagination?
*wondered what your life would be like if you weren't writing?
How many questions did you answer yes too?