10 Important Tips for Aspiring Authors

  1. You don’t have to be published to call yourself a writer.
  2. Keep a notebook with story ideas.
  3. When you have writer’s block, try writing in cursive.
  4. Find someone to read your crappy first draft.
  5. Find an editor who will be candid with you.
  6. Keep up to date with all the changes in the publishing world.
  7. Keep your website fresh and establish a strong online presence.
  8. Set a time to write daily (old school advice, but it really works).
  9. Never, give up but it is okay to take a couple of days off!
  10. No more excuses; time to sit down and write.

Happy writing!

Michelle