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Even if I write another twenty quick tips for aspiring authors, each one of us is bound to learn our own lessons through our mistakes as we go along on our writing journey. Though it is human to make mistakes, isn't it ridiculous to make the same mistakes made by so many others?
So what's your advice to upcoming writers? It's a question I've been asked in every interview I've done so far. And my answer is usually concise; believe in yourself, write every day and never give up. While the short version is true enough, there's just so much you learn once your book hits the stands, that no one prepares you for.