Chris, the story reading ape, always has such interesting guests. Today his guest is author Charles E. Yallowitz, an intriguing man in his own right.
A big thank you to the Storyreading Ape for allowing me to bestow my knowledge . . . Nope. Couldn’t write that last part with a straight face. You see, I went full-time author in December of 2012 and I’ve learned a lot since them. Though most of what I learned is rather ‘me specific’, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t figured a few things out that can help a new author avoid a few pitfalls. These are all general ideas and observations that can easily be undone from the start.
I say this every time someone asks for advice:
What works for one person might not work for another. This means you should research every marketing and writing path to see if it fits what you want to do. One way to figure this out is to see if you’re getting opposing suggestions. For example, I write…
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