Here’s an author who has built a career on his very unique background and his amazing special interest. (I discovered him on Twitter this morning.) What is your unique set of interests? How can you share it in your books?
Writers Conferences are inspiring, exhausting, and addictive. They provide literary workers with information, support, inspiration, and so much fun it’s practically unbearable. Here are some reflections from a recent SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) regional conference attendee. Click on the link below if you have recently attended a writers conference, or if you are thinking about signing up for one.
It is so hard to find time to write while holding down a full-time job and dealing with the rest of life’s demands. Some lucky writers are able to quit their day jobs or retire.
Most have to excavate writing time from rock-hard schedules. There is good news. A day job can be an advantage.