Ten Rules for Writing Fiction

I’m not sure now where I got this link from (let me know if it was you!), but these tips are both useful and (sometimes) funny.

This is probably my favourite one (thanks Margaret Atwood): “… there’s no free lunch. Writing is work. It’s also gambling. You don’t get a pension plan. Other people can help you a bit, but ­essentially you’re on your own. ­Nobody is making you do this: you chose it, so don’t whine.”

On that note, back to it!

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