Please take the time to read Kellie Elmore’s article about how to help “struggling authors.” Come on, be a friend! – DJ
Most writers aspire to become published. Punching at the keyboard, spilling their heart and soul onto the page in hopes that someone out there will find enjoyment in their words and ultimately have the honor to see their work in print. At least that’s how it was for me.
But the work for a writer does not end there. Contrary to popular belief, we really do not just write something, get it published, send it out into the world and sit back and collect big fat royalty checks. I can’t help but giggle every time someone implies that I must be rich…(or even famous for that matter). No, the truth is that writing is the easy part, and of course getting published is a little more difficult. But the hardest part of a writers job is selling yourself. Constant promotion and well, tooting of your own horn so…
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