Today, I’d rather spend my allocated writing time working on my novel. Yes, I know that a novel won’t land me more speaking gigs or high-paid consulting opportunities. I also know that hardcopy non-fiction books outsell fiction books by miles, yet I persist. So, why write a fiction book?
P.S. Why write a book? If you want to write a book and overcome book writing problems, first know what kind of book you want to write and why you want to write it.
WHY write a book? - Packt Authors
The most important question frequently unasked question is this: Why write a book? It might seem like an obvious question, but it is worth your time to seriously consider this basic question: Why do you want to write your book?