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To be annoyed about celebrity 'writers?'

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WeezyPeezy Fri 02-Nov-12 21:24:16

Not a shameless plug as no mention of book or author name, but I'm spitting feathers that so called 'authors' like Jordan and Pippa Middleton, amongst others, can get a book deal for spouting uninteresting shit ( today I got my boobs out/today a man liked my bum) when I have put blood, sweat and tears into my own fiction MS (for mediocre sales due to lack of recognition)

shattereddreams Fri 02-Nov-12 21:39:30

You know they don't actually write it don't you???

aldiwhore Fri 02-Nov-12 21:42:11

YABU. It's business, all about the sales.

YANBU to be frustrated at achieving some kind of standard and not achieving recognition. That hurts. A lot.

You're not going to appeal to the same audience as the readers of Pippa Middletons obvious book on parties. If her book didn't exist, your sales wouldn't increase. I totally understand your angst though.

WeezyPeezy Fri 02-Nov-12 21:48:02

Thank you for your replies. Yes, I do know they don't 'write' which is the source of my frustration. Lil ol' working class me just gets a bit arsey about the basics of working hard/doing well versus silver spoon/shameless publicising of oneself. <off to have affair with Max Clifford grin

aldiwhore Fri 02-Nov-12 21:49:59

I'm not sure Jordan could be ever said to be classy, or be in any class higher than 'twat class' to be honest wink

WeezyPeezy Fri 02-Nov-12 21:56:27

Agreed, Aldi!! I clearly chose the wrong path before the rosy glow left and the rack headed south. I actually boycott anything she's in (plus made in Chelsea/Essex or any other blimmin place)

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