If you want to be a writer, one of the first things you have to do is write something. It really doesn’t matter what you write or how much you write, you have to write something.
Being able to write isn’t a gift you either have or don’t have. Despite what you may believe or have been told, writing is a skill you can learn but it does require practice, enthusiasm and determination. Even the most famous and well-respected authors probably didn’t get it right first time so don’t be daunted. Instead grab a copy of this book for some practical tips on how to get started as a writer.
“The scariest moment is always just before you start. After that, things can only get better.” Stephen King