How to Draw an Elephant
I am not an artist. I’ve never claimed to be one. I am striving to be an author, though I’ve still a ways to go. I an learning how to draw an elephant. I suspect it is the same way you write a novel. Really? You ask. How so? Well, first you start with a blank sheet of paper. Then you fill it up completely with lines, (words). Then you take away everything that doesn’t look like an elephant. In the case of a novel, you take away everything that doesn’t belong in the story. This is much easier than drawing an elephant from scratch. Although with time and practice you could learn to draw an elephant on a blank sheet of paper, and with time, you could write a novel. If you could see my first draft of this blog you would see a lot of words crossed out. Not even close to drawing an elephant.