So many people are involved in the writing Nano challenge - trying to write 50,000 words in a month. YIKES!! I didn't join in this year - maybe next year, when I'm older, wiser, and - hopefully - a better writer.
Agent Rachelle Gardner did a post on the process of getting published, you can read it here.
But both of these things made me start thinking about the writing/publishing industry and how hard it can be to navigate the writing waters.
I have a couple of manuscripts I'm hoping to get published and the only thing I can say about this industry, at least for me, is:
Waiting is the Hardest Part.