8 things about writing

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Take It From Me

And yes, I do follow this advice. I follow all advice I hand out. If I didn’t, I need to shut the hades up.

You don’t just set down and write a book then publish it. It takes work. If anyone tells you otherwise, they are either a liar or a fool, or perhaps both. And if you listen, you are the fool. Every book you write, from your first to your 39th in a series to your 80th is the first book someone will see from you. Make sure that book makes them want to read more.

There are writers who are in it for the money. Off the top of my head, I can point to some extremely prolific writers in a certain sub-genre that may have outlived its fanbase. They sign 80 book deals. They turn out books that are barely English even…

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David Alexian

David Alexian has always had a passion for writing. From an early age, he has loved keeping journals; sometimes in note books but other times on little scraps of paper he could find when his diary was not close by. Over the years, he has explored writing psychological thrillers, suspense and fantasy stories. His mind and heart is fed by his love for creating excitement for his readers. He loves to play with the perceptions of human realities; the challenges and triumph of the human spirit. David is the first son to two Caribbean parents, with the influence of European and African heritage. He is married to a supportive and caring wife. At present, David holds a Masters of Arts degree in Psychology and works with children who have experienced trauma, abuse or mental disturbances. As he writes, he experiences the freedom that comes with knowing his readers are excited, happy and satisfied.

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