|Will the genie appear if we polish our strengths?|
Isabella Jade is a classic example. Jade is a less-than 5'4" model who has created a successful platform for herself by capitalising on her low stature in an industry where height is considered de rigeur. Jade's 'Building an Author Platform from Scratch' on the Publishing Perspectives blog makes compelling reading.
Perhaps being a pantser isn't such a terrible way to write after all. Instead of trying to suppress this tendency maybe I should build on the spur-of-the-moment creativity that's part of my make-up and learn how to transform it into something truly powerful. What do you think?
QUOTE FOR THE DAY: "We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end." Benjamin Disraeli.