Tag : Writing is Important

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              If you’re a writer who is thinking of publishing for the first time, that first book is the most important piece of work you will do in your career. You’re meeting your audience for the first time, and first impressions mean everything. It isn’t too often in life that people give us a second chance, and …
Welcome to the land of success:  That day when you open a box and see your newly published book inside.  I am certain that you think that you have a money maker right in your hands.  You do.  This new book can earn you money.  The problem is not with the book, but with you:  …
Writers need to make money.  If we didn’t then there would be a problem. For some, the only way to continue to write is to make money with what you do.  Consider also how others view your success. It’s great to have a book published, and it’s great to have something to show off to …
I am publishing a book, and I am scared. The things that scare me the most are what my readers’ thoughts and opinions are: •What did they think as they read my book? •Were they able to feel a connection with my characters and storyline? •Could they envision themselves as one of the characters in my book? …
There are many ‘self-publishing companies’ out there and there are many choices that a writer has to make when they plan on self-publishing a book.   Some writers want to do the whole process of writing and editing and publishing themselves, but they are not entirely confident about how the end product will turn out. …
These days, sometimes motivating yourself to keep writing seems like an uphill battle. There are so many distractions, and it seems that almost everyone has let go of the notion that we deserve time to relax; days are filled with driving, errands, work, extra work, post-work work, etc. On top of that, I always find …
Don’t be afraid of writing — it is just writing — and this means you do not have to be book smart or money wise. You just need something to say. When it gets hard to find inspiration, just trust that you have what it takes… and you do have something to say.   Don’t …
There are many things writers write about, or talk about to their writing friends.  Some of them have to do with the challenges of writing or having a book published or simply writer’s block.  This is a normal course of events that happens with every person who writes. Then there are the days (and they …
Just a writing note to encourage you to keep on writing, and to never give up. Here are a few quotes on writing by some famous authors.  Writing isn’t easy but sometimes, the best know what to sat when it’s needed. Writing is something you do, it is something you are and it is something …
As a writer of a non-fiction work, should you use Wikipedia for your facts? If you are only looking for a basic answer, then Wikipedia might be the place for you to go, but most most of the time, it’s not as good as going to the library for the original sources. I would argue …
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