Last week, I spoke about how to advance your writing career while still writing your novel by devoting some attention to 3 important things:
1. Publishing Short Stories
2. Professional Development
3. Social Networking/Promotion
This week we’ll focus on professional development.
As a writer seeking to become a published professional, it’s essential to become a master of your craft. You can’t just read novels and work on writing, you must educate yourself on the principles, techniques, and profession of writing. There are several disciplines foundational to being a professional writer, namely: