Writing Tips and Truths
Pick the right agent/editor, one who shares your goals and vision.
Go where the professionals are.
Have a plan—organize your time, your space, your book
Don’t trust just anyone with your work.
Know when to let go and move on.
Rejection isn’t personal but it still hurts. Give yourself time to mourn, then move on.
Make writing your business.
Don’t apologize for writing ‘those books.’
Learn to say “No” and “What’s in it for me?”
It’s all about timing.
Money flows to the writer not from the writer.
Be honest with yourself about your own needs and limits.
Love what you do—write with passion!
Never, Never, Never, Never Give Up! (Winston Churchill said it first!)