Writing on a Potholed Road Author: Holly Published: October 29, 2004 0 comments 5808 words when I gave up. It’s starting rough. It’ll smooth out soon, but right at the moment, the sentences are jarring my teeth. Thank God for revision. Download as PDFPrint Page About the author: Novelist, writing teacher, on a mission to reprint my out-of-print books and self-publish my new ones.