I suspect that most authors don’t really want criticism, not even constructive criticism. They want straight-out, unabashed, unashamed, fulsome, informed, naked praise, arriving by the shipload every fifteen minutes or so. – Neil Gaiman
I think that trying to be a writer kills. Writing simply has to be a sickness, a drug. – Charles Bukowski

Podcast: To write, I quash the perfectionist impulse

To write  I quash the perfectionist impulse

Professional Book Editor: Having your novel, short story or nonfiction manuscript proofread or edited before submitting it can prove invaluable. In an era where you face heavy competition, your writing needs a second eye to give you the edge. I can provide that second eye.