It's not what you're after, but I have had an article printed in two of our county newspapers and that felt damned good. I can only surmise that being paid to write stories would put me on cloud nine with a severe inability to come down.
Now if I can just write something that I actually get paid for...
Well, I'm self-published. Feels pretty good, because you know your work is immortalized at the Library of Congress. Beyond that, it's way over-hyped.
it is quite unbelievable when you receive your first cheque, the fact that, not only have you won the race for that page in the magazine, but also that they are paying for it. What is better, every acceptance and cheque you receive after the first feels just as great.
As a published romance author, there is truly something to be said about creating a world that your readers can escape to, enjoy the journey for as long as they are there and walking away with a smile of satisfaction on their faces and a sense of appreciation in their hearts for the story you shared.
It just doesn't get any better than that.
by Cheryl Simonds5 years ago
As a child, did you ever believe you would be a published writer on any forum, including hubpages?We often have dreams of what we will be when we grow up, did you believe you would be a writer?
by Renee Hanlon8 years ago
I need advice from a published writer!!After about a year in the making, I have finally finished a children's novel...now what? Would it be better to find an agent to work through or just submit my work straight...
by Social-eyes6 years ago
Are you a published writer?Your writing is so like a true storyteller that if you're not, I think you should contemplate becoming one. Again, I enjoy reading your "stories".
by Marie Louise7 years ago
What is the possibility of being seen, read and published from HubPages?What does it take to become a published writer?
by qwark7 years ago
I write mainly for my own enjoyment...just to see if I can do it.If ya publish and no one reads and comments, what's the purpose in publishing?Or if some read and don't respond, I see that lots on my stuff, what's the...
by Rimzim7 years ago
Today I receive my first cheque from Adsense, thanks Hubpages. This is happen after 7th month may be late but hope next come early .Once again thanks Hubpages & all readers.
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