If you want to write a book, you’re not alone. Most people think they can and should.
Only a select few, compared to the whole, actually do it.
There are many reasons for this. One of them being that many people don’t realize what goes into writing a story until they actually start trying to write one.
You can’t just make up a few characters, put them somewhere, make them go on an adventure, and call it done. Stories, below the surface, are much more complicated than that.
Anyone can write a story. Not everyone can compose an impressive work of art only using words.
Think about that. Some of history’s greatest stories are just words on paper. And yet they transport us across time and space, pull us out of our own self-centered universes, and prompt us to see and think and believe things we may have never seen…
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