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You, and anybody else, can write a book and self-publish at Amazon. My First Fiction Book was a Horror-show! It was easily 30, words too long.
Even today, I see it as too time consuming to go back and do something with it. After releasing it at Amazon and getting crucified in the comments, I gave it to my sister English lit degreeand she did her magic with it.
We all make massive mistakes. I love when I find errors in books by the best in the world. It happens all the time. Have a look at these errors in major books: Stranger in a Strange Land, by Robert Heinlein. In this book, the author calls the same character by two different names — Alice and Agnes.
Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe. Some of the best selling books on the planet have 4 out of 5, and even less.
Are you good enough to write a book? The better question is, Are you determined enough to write a book? Above all else, it takes drive to finish 20K, 50K, 80K words of writing.
Once finished, it takes a near maniacal determinism to edit — and stick with it, until the book becomes a finished product. If you get through that, your book is almost certainly of value to someone.
One person, ten, or ten million will like or even love your book.
Vern Best Gear for Writers? Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.Am I expert enough to write a book? Sometimes we tell ourselves we’re not good enough and more often than not, we believe it. Many aspiring authors and even established ones have at some point in time asked themselves “Am I expert enough to write a book.
Question 7 Answers—An idea for one book is a good start, but except in the rarest of cases, one book does not make a career. If you are already giving some thought to what you’re going to do for an encore, and for the encore after that, you’re thinking like a pro. This is a question that gets asked all over the internet.
Here’s Fook on that “Can you get paid for what you’ve written enough to support you and your family?” That’s what it all comes down to – isn’t it? IF you can, then you are good enough to be a writer. If you cannot, then Continue reading "Am I Good Enough to Be a Writer?".
I would much rather write papers. I always get good grades on papers. You have some, but not nearly enough, of the qualities writers need. You may also be unwilling to fulfill the educational requirements that will allow you to compete in this career. The compensation may be quite a .
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Are you a Good Writer? I write whenever I have time. But when I do write, I write for a long time! I rarely write because me stories often end in failure! I pre-write my chapters so pretty much [I am the only one who has a say.] Never, although I might ask them just to see who will and who won't be happy with what I'm going to write.