Writing resistance

So, I've just realized a project I thought was nearly done is in fact, only halfway there. It's too short. It's 24,000 words. It should be 35-40,000. I could weep. I'm tempted to send it around as a novella and hope it gets published that way. But I'm also tempted to rewrite the entire thing…

Perhaps someone is trying to tell me something….

Last night I read an excellent book given to me by a dear friend.  It's called "The War of Art", by Steven Pressfield. The title is an obvious take on the Art of War by Sun Tzu, and this book is filled with the same short pithy statements to guide the practice of art. I…