This contains some excellent thoughts on constructing a writing life as a business, or at least in a business minded way. This also compliments another piece I saw recently on writing as a job when you also have a day job.
While the first two months of 2013 were not exactly empty of purpose for me — I worked on the video game and next-gen comic I’m part of the creative team for, did SFWA business, edited a book, debuted the episodes of The Human Division and managed a spontaneous fundraiser that generated roughly $70k in pledges — March starts the part of the year where I start seriously doing the year’s creative tasks, because a) two months off from that is enough for the year, b) if I want to have stuff out in 2014, now’s the time to get to it.
The challenge at this point is narrowing down what I should be doing next. Here are the things I could be doing next:
1. Story treatments for movies I plan to pitch later in the year (there are three of these);
2. A screenplay (a “practice” screenplay, much…
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