It’s Day 2 of the Author Blog Challenge, and I am feeling a little under qualified to be sharing my efforts with such experienced professionals…..but what the heck, you have to start somewhere, and I am proud of my achievments so far!!
Our guideline for todays post was:-
What kinds of classes, programs, or workshops have you taken to hone your skill as a writer?
What sorts of exercises did/do you use to improve your craft?
Have you ever taught a writing class or workshop?
Well I score a big fat ZERO for all of the above!! AND I would like to add a few more that are not on my resume…
BUT I have managed to register a domain name, set up a Dream Host account, create this blog, write a book, get it loaded on Kindle and have it available for sale as a download on the ‘Better You Ebook’ page with the help of E-Junkie and have managed all of this with no outside help, no technical savvy knowledge or having a nervous breakdown!
Anyone can do exactly what I have done thanks to the wonderful world of modern technology and being able to follow simple instructions to the letter, something I am very good at.
I am enjoying reading others blogs/journeys and wonder what other amazing things I am going to learn from some of the fab authors who are participating in this challenge.
Until tomorrow……..have a great day! I am!!!!!!
9 thoughts on “Author Blog Challenge – Day 2 – Started From Scratch With Zero Skills”
Your have have served you better than your have nots – good for you.
Thanks Merlene, doing the best I can 🙂
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I love your can-do spirit, Nikki. And you’re absolutely right – everyone has to start somewhere!
Hi Laura, many thanks, and if you don’t start, you never get anywhere!
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Just letting you know…
There are more than a few of us out there that can help with beta-reading, proofreading, and book cover design. We trade favors!! 🙂
So, if you ever need any of the above, look me up and get in touch, lady!
Many thanks, will definately keep that in mind!
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