Damyanti Biswas is the author of You Beneath Your Skin and numerous short stories that have been published in magazines and anthologies in the US, the UK, and Asia. She has been shortlisted for Best Small Fictions and Bath Novel Awards and is co-editor of the Forge Literary Magazine. Her next literary crime thriller, The Blue Bar, is represented by Lucienne Diver from The Knight Agency, and was published by Thomas & Mercer on January 1, 2023.
I feel you.
I am in exactly the same situation, and the worst part of it is I don’t know whether it is morally and ethically right for me to wish the situation to come to a stop.
My good wishes to you. Hope you get a release soon….. and get back your creative spirit, which I really appreciated when I visited your blog.
I’m in a situation like that right now. I don’t know how I can make it stop, don’t know if anyone can, but I need it to, desperately. It’s so overwhelming, it’s the only thing I can think about. It sucks the life out of me and leaves me unable to be creative, which also sucks the life out of me and pretty soon …
… Well, let’s just say it has to end pretty quickly or there are severe ramifications for me.