If I'm writing nonfiction I consider success to be about how simply and clearly I have explained the topic.
If I am writing fiction I gauge success by the degree of absolute honesty I have achieved in my work.
If I can reexamine the writing months or years later and still be proud of it, then I consider myself successful.
If it reflects the vision I had when I began writing the piece, then I deem it a success.
Depends. Are you writing to sell your work, or simply for the sake of creative expression? If the first: from responses gained from manuscript readers and potential publishers. If the second: readership feed back-responses....
I think you can measure your success in writing after things like: how many visitors your articles are getting, how many people are liking them, how many people are sharing them with others, how good they are ranking on Google and so on...
After all if no one is reading your articles you can't have any success...
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How?Responses? Logical and well reasoned pls.TY....:Qwark
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How do you measure whether you are successful in this life?How do you measure success i.e., money, material possessions, great job or is there something else by which you deem you are successful in this life? Thanks for answering.
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I'm interested in poetic process. I personally believe the real writing comes in the editing stage and that all first drafts, without exception, are abysmal. As a result, I edit and rewrite a piece multiple times over days and sometimes weeks before I deem a poem acceptable for...
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