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Okay, I admit, the title for this blog post is click bait. Wait, don’t go…there’s some good information here if you are a writer, an aspiring writer, who wants to know what it takes to make a living off your writing.
I don’t have the answers. I’m new too and trying to figure this out myself. But that’s why I rely on the generosity of other published authors who are transparent about their financials and what to expect when looking for options when publishing.
Chuck Wendig recently posted “Peaks and Valleys: The Financial Realities Of The Writer’s Life”
This is a great blunt post covering both the traditional publishing approach and the self-publishing options. The reality is stark, but not impossible.
Now excuse me while I prepare myself to read bird guts.