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About jptecson

An aspiring writer of fiction, currently working, or should I say, attempting to write his very first novel...

Lesson From Other Writers

One of the things that has helped me to carry on with my personal journey of writing a novel is to read about the struggles of other authors, especially established authors. I have yet to hear a writer who claims … Continue reading

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The Spectre of Perfectionism

I think part of the struggle of anyone wanting to create something – whether painter, musician, or writer – is the striving for perfection. There’s always the nagging ever-present pressure to come up with a creation perfectly polished, without any … Continue reading

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New Year, New Discouragements

Yup, it sounds quite pessimistic, I know, but it’s true… The past week I was reading a book titled, “The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published” by Eckstut and Sterry and as I read page after page I noticed … Continue reading

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What A Travel So Far!

It’s been two years since the day I typed the very first word of my very first novel, saw it hanging like a blotch above my computer screen. And from that moment on, as all aspiring author know, I was … Continue reading

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Why I’m Taking This Travel

Ever since I read my first Enid Blyton book at the age of eleven, I’ve been consistently trying my hand on fiction writing, dreaming to become a full-fledged writer one day. But for some reasons it never occured to me … Continue reading

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