Posted: Mar 22, 2014 9:54 pm
by jamest
surreptitious57 wrote:And my one serious ambition was to be a journalist but I was not qualified so could not become one. But I admire those who appear to write so effortlessly and with passion and precision too. I wish I could but I know it is beyond me. And especially at my age [ I am forty nine ] But I do what I can.

You're not old. If writing is your passion, enrol in a literary course (even on-line). You will get better.