Jennifer A. Marsh
As a person who struggled for years to find my way in my writing career, I have two simple things to say to aspiring writers out there. 1. Don’t give up. 2. You can’t please everyone. Whenever I get a little down from bad reviews of my book, I look up books that I absolutely love, and read the reviews. All books have bad reviews. I am never sad that someone didn’t like my work, but I am sad that they seemed to have wasted their time in even reading it since it wasn’t something that they might enjoy. It is impossible for everyone to like something, so don’t be discouraged if some don’t like your work. Me, I am fine with having a small audience, as long as I am bringing joy to those reading it. Because of this, I know that I will probably never be a bestselling author, but that’s not why I write. I write because I truly enjoy creating something that others might enjoy.