Write without Crushing Your Soul: Sustainable Publishing and Freelancing
Writers of faith will appreciate this straight-talking guide to the ins and outs of the industry, as well as how to save your soul (and your sanity) from the unusual demands of the writing life.
Writing is a fulfilling and intensely personal profession that can prove demanding, demoralizing, and soul crushing for those unprepared for its ups and downs. Whether the stress or rigors of a major project invades family time or comparisons to successful colleagues leave us discouraged, writers who invest in their work full time or part time need to plan ahead in order to create a healthy, fulfilling, and sustainable career. Author Ed Cyzewski shares his ups and downs in freelance writing and book publishing in order to provide concrete practices and career advice for both new and experienced writers hoping to improve their craft and invest in their work, while safeguarding the most important aspects of their lives.