10 quick writing tips

Writing is an art, a craft. Much like painting a masterpiece, one must consider the whole picture when writing a novel. This applies to shorter works, as well, but especially a novel, I'd say. I've oft said anyone can write a decent if not good novel, and I stand by that statement. Not many do it, because it is hard, but anyone can do it, because it is easy. Ponder this paradox, if you will, but here are ten tips I have for aspiring authors, now that I have traveled down the road a ways (though not far enough). Some of these tips may not be for everyone; some may wish to do the complete opposite. It is up to every individual writer to determine their writing process. At any rate, here's some of what I've learned.

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