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Next steps

And there you have it, what we are wired to expect in every story and the tools to make sure your story meets those expectations every time. So, what are the next steps? First, write every single day, even if it's just a little. The more you get into the habit, the easier it will become. Second, join a local writers group. Just having a deadline can be incredibly motivating. The thing you want to keep in mind is that writing is a process, one that takes time.

And while finishing your first draft will be thrilling, exhilarating, utterly fabulous, that's also when the work really begins. When you get to that stage, hire a professional editorial consultant. Look for someone who's been an agent, an editor, or a writing instructor at a reputable institution. You want an objective pro who can help guide you through the revision process. But that doesn't mean you didn't get it right. If there's one thing every successful writers process includes, it's rewriting.

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Next steps provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Lisa Cron as part of the Writing Fundamentals: The Craft of Story

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