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Three Things Every Indie Author Needs to Know by Erin Sands

Hello folks! Today, author Erin Sands will be guest-posting on TBAP as part of the tour for her new book, The Dunes. Please, make her feel welcome! My name is Erin Sands and I am the author of a faith-based, inspirational book entitled, The Dunes. Although every author’s journey is different, there are three key points that when applied will make your indie author experience far more rewarding. Strive for Excellence As an author, writing The Dunes reinforced the most important and the most necessary aspect of writing: Re-Writing. . There is no way around that. To produce excellence as a writer you must be open to re-writing and re-writing again and then re-writing some more after that. A first draft is merely that, a “first” draft. As writers we need to be open to re-examining the way we expose a story or a point of view to the reader. We are not our audience so if you are the only one who understands your writing, that’s a problem. There were times when I was …