What does it take to Write a BookSo what does it take to write a book?
It' gonna take me about a whole week to make a new one.
This is not the right thing to ask. That' s the right question: How long does it take to produce a work? If you read this because you are going to read (or write) a script, you are probably putting a curse on yourself right now because I don't give you a proper response like a fortnight, a whole year, a year, ten years.
Angry reality is that in all these periods there have been writing ledgers. I' know people who wrote a script in three working nights (no joke). I have spoken to people who are still working on a novel they began over 5 years ago. It takes some of my writer buddies two or six short sabers.
Well, some take three moths. It may take a year and a half. It' gonna take me about a whole week to make a new one. The majority of my work lasts six-week or so, but sometimes you come by and take less than a whole year. Then someone else comes and occupies several heaps.
There'?s no room to start composing a novel. It is a widespread misconception that better works take longer because the writer has taken the necessary amount of patience. A few of them are very quick, not because the writer was in a hurry, but because he was inspirational and couldn't get the words down quickly enough (it happens).
It is not by nature better to have a quick writing than to have a year. A number of more tricky novels take longer to reveal themselves to the writer, or have more complicated storylines. Perhaps the writer was inspirated, wanted to type quickly, but other obligations got in his way and slowered his speed.
About the writer. I' m going to be reading a 1 or 2-star report announcing that the script they just hated was "rash". If the reviewers who apparently have my scriptwriting plan at hand will continue to say that I "clearly write too many titles in one year". Often the commentary will also refer to one of my earlier works - a better one.
Cause every case I saw that allegation, the critic got it backwards. The" horrible" volume I was supposed to have published was a volume that took me a few month. Is that the kind of publication they compare - my earlier publication they liked? This is the one I have written in a few short week.
Well, I'm not saying that my fast-writing novels are better. Don't guess how long it took to create a textbook, depending on whether you took care of it or not. Except for Blurred Lines, which I frankly said took me two writing weeks, nobody knows how long each of my novels lasted from beginning to end except a few very dear business mates.
I' m doing this rather deliberately, so that there is never any idea that "Ugh, that she must have been used to type forever, she must not have been inspired". While I know I am only speaking for my own list of books, my own type, I don't know that the amount of material I spend on my books will determine their size.
And I know what my best works are. I have not found a connection between the time-consuming letter of the work and the sale/critical receipt of the work. So how long does it take to make a work? It'?s up to you, Writer!