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What's the number one rule to writing a best seller?

  1. monticeharmonbook profile image52
    monticeharmonbookposted 6 years ago

    many say to stay focus & maintain a stress free life. being able to write at your own free will, without any interuptions.it puts you into a state of mind. peace and comfort. what do you think?

    1. Len Cannon profile image89
      Len Cannonposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      I think keeping focus and avoiding stress mean jack and squat if your story isn't any good.

    2. psycheskinner profile image83
      psycheskinnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      1) Write something a lot of people will want to buy.

    3. darkside profile image83
      darksideposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      You could have all those things and chances are the result will be self-edifying dribble.

      One thing that all best sellers have in common is the authors wrote. They wrote some more. They wrote a lot. They rewrote. They didn't stop writing until they finished. Then they edited.

      Many want to be great writers, but few actually do the thing that makes them a writer, and that is to write.

      1. Pearldiver profile image86
        Pearldiverposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        ......write sense! Try Making Sense in your Writing! big_smile

  2. Pearldiver profile image86
    Pearldiverposted 6 years ago

    lol exactly!

    Interesting name Mr.OP - looks like you are tentatively promoting or trying to make a statement about.... roll

  3. relache profile image88
    relacheposted 6 years ago

    Make sure you have a great editor.

  4. mega1 profile image79
    mega1posted 6 years ago

    The last thing you want to think about when you're writing is making money from it.  It just makes you write like a wookie.