So you want to be a writer? Calm down, Bukowski. You must love being poor. Do you like ramen? Oh! You like words and stories. Well, that's great. Just make sure you don't want money. Like at all, because you won't have it. Oh, you have talent? Great, so does
Image by Joe Whited Your back is important so don't take it for granted. Most of us spend too many hours hunched over a keyboard. I have to do a massage once a month because of my posture at a desk and my injuries from my time in the military.
I must admit I haven't been to a lot of conventions, so my view is skewed. To date I have been to 3 Cons. BayCon is a sci-fi/fantasy convention that I decided to go to at the last minute. What a great decision! The convention itself was honoring veterans
I have to believe in myself, because I refuse to believe that anyone else will. That doesn't mean that people won't take chances on me. I think I have some talent. I love to write. Hell, my mom even tells me I "have a way with words." The bad news