How Did You Know You Wanted To Be An Author? I have been writing since I was a kid. I studied Creative Writing and English Literature in college and graduate school. Thereafter I sought out jobs where I could make a living writing while working on my own creative projects in my free time.
What Is Your Advice For Aspiring Authors? Take on projects that really excite you—as opposed to projects you believe may be timely or trendy or easy to complete. Write like your life depends on it. Write fearlessly. Write from your heart. Robert Henri, a well-known figure in the Ashcan school of art in the early 1900s, says in his book The Art Spirit, “The object of all art is intense living, fulfillment and great happiness in creation." The joy of the process is its own reward.
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