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The Writers Journey | The Year I Found my True Calling and Began to Live it

The writer's journey has many pathways to publication and, hopefully, fame, film options and eventual wealth.

Today's guest writer, Lannah Sawers-Diggins, describes her writers journey in a most engaging way, from publishing her father's life work to discovering her own creative passion for writing. Continue reading The Writers Journey | The Year I Found my True Calling and Began to Live it

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Writing Career | Bluffing You’re Being a Grown Up Until You are one

“Now sit back and wait for the money and adulation to roll in”

You're a writer. You've written your story. You've had it published - either self published or (joy of joys!) by an actual publisher. Now sit back and wait for the money and adulation to roll in. This is what being a grown up writer is all about.

Only it doesn't. Drat!

Your writing career requires that you approach it as a business. Ugh! Pauline Baird Jones explains why you need to do this to succeed as a writer in today's How to be an Author guest post. Continue reading Writing Career | Bluffing You’re Being a Grown Up Until You are one