03 May 2009

+ Write Or Flight

I always tout on about how starting a blog was one of the best things I ever did, and not only career wise. But it wasn't until today that I realised yet another reason I'm more than grateful for starting this bad boy.

I love writing. I didn't realise it until recently, but I seem to get a fair bit out of something I would previously despised doing. And apparently, I'm not too bad at it. Although I have no idea why people seem to enjoy my terribly dry, sarcastic tone. And I just realised I seem to use a lot of conjunctives at inappropriate times.

This blog probably isn't a good example of my best work. Lately I've been writing for the student magazine on campus, my other blog, Marketing Magazine and a new project that will be bigger than hang over I woke up with this morning.

Now I just need to work out if it's possible to write for the love of it... and money. Maybe I should write a book.

8 comments:

  1. I think the title of your previous post says so much aboout you.

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  2. @ ACCC

    Surely posting something like that is against some lame restriction you've implemented?

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  3. i think it's hilarious that, for all the revolution in publishing that blogging has brought, EVERYONE still goes - hmm.. i'm good at this, maybe i'll publish A BOOK!!! wtf?

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  4. Objectively.

    You're writing isn't at the standard of a professional journalist or writer.

    There's a reason they attend uni for 3+ years.

    That being said, I'm sure an editor would be able to help sculpt your work.

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  5. @ Anonymous

    I don't want to be a professional writer or journalist. But apparently there's a segment out there somewhere that digs my style and thoughts. =P

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  6. Doesn't writing "for the love of it... and money." Suggest that you would be getting paid.
    Hence Professional...

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  7. ummm...did anyone notice, in the "objective" criticism Anonymous was providing Zac, Anonymous used "You're" incorrectly and instead should have used "your"?

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  8. @nat

    "ummm" isn't a word.

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