January Writing Tips: Just write the damned book already.
You wouldn’t believe how many people I meet who tell me they’ve got a great idea for a novel . . . if only they had the time to write!
“You know,” I say, “You’re right. That’s my secret. I have all this free time.”
And if only I had the time to run for President, I’d be in the White House.
Writing is the only profession I can think of that requires no license, no certificate, no special training, and no special tools. Anyone who wants to can be a writer.
All you have to do is write.