- Read widely, especially in the genre you plan to write.
- Never stop trying to improve your craft. With free classes provided by local library systems and affordable online classes, there are countless opportunities to learn more about the craft and business of writing.
- Thinking about writing, reading about writing, and talking about writing are useful parts of the process. But the only way to become a better writer is to keep writing. So, set aside your fears, forget the rejections, silence your internal editor, and just write.