I started writing novels to publish in April of 2012. Ever since then, I’ve become a student of writing. I read books on writing, I read blog posts, listen to podcasts, and do just about whatever I can to continue learning every day.
Some things I’ve learned along the way…
Stephen King in On Writing taught me:
- Avoid adverbs
- Write for yourself, rewrite for the world
- Enjoy writing and you can do it forever
- Writing can be hard work
- You won’t please everyone
- Writers must be readers
Hooked taught me the importance of a good beginning.
Supernatural even taught me a few things about self publishing, such as the importance of having fun.
Interviewing other authors has taught me that everyone has something to teach us.
Pinterest has taught me:
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