How Did You Know You Wanted To Be An Author? My grandfather was the editor of The Houston Post, and my grandmother got a Master's Degree in English in the 1930s. How could I not? I had written a little here and there, but after I had a stroke, I was compelled to share the story of all the wondrous things I had learned in my recovery.
What Is Your Advice For Aspiring Authors? You might want to join an author group to help you stay motivated and inspired.
Once you decide to do it, set a goal for writing (so much time or number of words per day or week) then just write. Don't worry about quality or editing, or what other people will think of your writing. Getting something on "paper" is the most important step.
Go for it!!!
What Is The Best Way For Fans To Contact You? firstname.lastname@example.org