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You Need To Get Trodden On To Grow

We’ve heard all the cliches before. It’s about how you get back up again after you fall. It’s easy to enjoy success, but overcoming failure is where real strength stems from. 933 more words


Wednesday Write-in #87

Welcome to the Wednesday Write-in!

Welcome to the Wednesday Write-in. This event runs every week to help any and all writers take control of their productivity and imaginations. 154 more words

Creative Writing

Be open to the feedback you'll get.

You’re going to get criticism. You’re going to be told to change things. Be able to process these sort of things productively. 

A common thread I’ve seen throughout my research about writing and publishing is that it’s often hard for writers to hear feedback and constructive criticism about their work. 345 more words


Haters Gonna Hate

No human being in this world enjoys being disliked— and while some individuals will tell you otherwise, surely to God they must be liars. That is why many people feel there is a benefit to doing nothing. 189 more words

My Thoughts

Elements of Critique: Keep

When my daughter was about 3, she came up with a phrase she’d say whenever she hugged me tight and refused to let go:

“You are my keep!” 468 more words


Taking Criticism

One of the hardest things about writing (aside from the blank page, of course) is showing your work to others and taking criticism for it. Some people don’t handle it well. 506 more words



Our home site, AuthorDebut.com, was founded by self-publishing author Christine Wilkinson, with the sole intention of connecting avid readers with debut novels by self-published authors. 198 more words