One of the things that surprises me most about new authors is their surprise at the total investment of writing a book. It seems they are thinking that a high quality book will cost a few hundred dollars and take a few weeks to produce. Um, no.
You mean I need a budget in the thousands? Um, yes. You mean it takes months? Um, yes. You mean I'm going to be inconvenienced? Um, yes.
Check out my latest vlog for some thought-provoking questions every new author must answer truthfully before they get started on their book writing journey.
Writing your book means making investments in three areas:
Questions every new author must ask before starting their book writing journey:
Do I have the time, or am I willing to make time in my schedule to write?
Do I have the energy and excitement for writing this book?