The answer to that question is complicated. Life for me and my family has been challenging. I won’t go into any details, because you want to know about things I write, not my struggles. So, that said, I’ve been on a bit of a forced sabbatical that was necessitated by things beyond my control.
Just before I dropped out of the writing scene, I had collaborations going with some writer friends and was talking to another friend about writing in a new genre, plus trying to finish my own new women’s fiction novel, Super Surgeon. As you all know by now, none of that happened. And I’m very sorry it didn’t. My life without writing has been excruciating, but I’ve done what I had to do job-wise to keep us from being statistics.
My desire to write has never been something that I could just let die. It’s so deeply ingrained in me, I don’t think I’ll ever not create stories. Despite all that has happened, I’m still grappling to find success in this industry, and I’m going to do it or die trying. I don’t know how I’m going to do it, given my precarious work schedule, but I’m going to get it done–somehow.
Am I insane? Probably. But when you have a passion for something that can’t be quenched, you just have to keep grinding…
By the by, my URL for this page has changed, so you probably should bookmark me again, otherwise, you’ll go to my old site where a Chinese Company has taken up residence. I was fortunate enough to get the following: https://www.lvlewis.blog as my new website home!
Hope to see you around my page(s) often.