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There's a mantra that real writers know but wannabe writers don't.And the secret phrase is this:NOBODY WANTS TO READ YOUR SH*T.
Recognizing this painful truth is the first step in the writer's transformation from amateur to professional.From Chapter Four:
"When you understand that nobody wants to read your shit, you develop empathy. You acquire the skill that is indispensable to all artists and entrepreneurs-the ability to switch back and forth in your imagination from your own point of view as writer/painter/seller to the point of view of your reader/gallery-goer/customer. You learn to ask yourself with every sentence and every phrase: Is this interesting? Is it fun or challenging or inventive? Am I giving the reader enough? Is she bored? Is she following where I want to lead her?"
Recognizing this painful truth is the first step in the writer's transformation from amateur to professional. From Chapter Four: "When you understand that nobody wants to read your shit, you develop empathy.
He shows you what gives your work texture, and what separates it from the others who are grinding away with the proverbial inciting incident, 3-act structure, and hero's journey stuff.
Nobody wants to read your shit. Let me repeat that.