How’s this? Zero comments, zero likes.
This blog must be buried so deeply in the search engines by now, hardly anyone can find it. No comments? Eight hours, and no comments? And it’s been weeks since anyone signed up to follow.
I’ve been well and truly scrod, that’s for sure. My wife says I should keep going, things’ll get better.
Writing is always like this. Always. Unless you’re Stephen King. You can never just cruise along. In the words of Kipling, it’s always double drill and no canteen. Trying to get published in the 1970s–good grief, I don’t know how I survived it.
But you don’t get stronger as you get older. You just get wearier.