To be or not to be a writer.
This has been the hardest question for me.
Should I continue with my pursuit?
Or step away and claim defeat?
One book written.
One book sold.
It dances around on Amazon and Nook.
It reaches new heights in its niche
And then it slowly bows its head in silence.
The highs feel good and lofty,
While the lows feel depressing and sad.
Is it worth it?
Is it worth the aggravation?
I am told that a writer must keep writing.
More books to dance around.
More highs and lows.
Should I keep doing this?
Will I keep doing this?
Yes, for now
As I wait for the next high.

4 thoughts on “TO BE OR NOT TO BE

  1. saymber June 13, 2015 / 11:43 am

    *Big YEP! to this one….just do it for one reason, for you! Because you enjoy it! Even one reader is mission accomplished (least to me!)


  2. Susanne Leist June 13, 2015 / 9:39 pm

    I agree. I do enjoy writing. I didn’t even realize it until later in life. I wasted time in Finance.


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