So You Want To Be An Author

Are you sure? Are you really, really sure?

Great! One question, before we get started: why?

No, I’m not trying to dissuade you from writing. I’m asking you to examine your reasons for wanting to write. If your answer is along the lines of I heard you can make great money writing smut, stop right there. Do not pass go. Do not collect money, or, goddess forbid, email addresses.

Writing is a lot of hard, lonely work. Success is possible, but far from guaranteed, even in the day of Kindle Unlimited and simple digital distribution across continents. If your answer is I love telling stories and I love reading romance, I’m happy to share what’s worked for me as an author.