Dauntless Writing Podcast Episode 16: The Harsh Truth of the World
Shots fired, I've been dealt a harsh truth by a couple of articles that I stumbled across on Cracked.com. Now I'm talking about how I'm applying what I've learnt about the world in this Podcast.
In this Podcast:
Nobody cares until you produce the goods.
Your readers don't care about your excuses, Amazon does not care that you wrote what you think should be a bestseller.
All that matters is what you produce.
The problem with the world is, people look at it with wildly inaccurate perceptions. They think the Karate Kid is awesome. The Karate Kid is a lie. You can't just do one training montage and go from being sucky to being awesome. Why didn't they show the montage for what it really is? Because it sucks! working hard for 10 000 hours is dull as hell.
You hear of overnight successes in the Indie Publishing scene and say, huh, this is for me. You see Kindle Goldrush people selling their Udemy courses promising wealth for