Why I went to the beach instead of writing

It’s Wednesday, which means I answer your questions about writing, publishing, and anything else you care to ask.

Charles asked me about my own experiences of having written and published books.

What went wrong? What went right? What was unexpected?

What would you now do differently?

All good questions, and I answered them in this short video.

  • Find out the unexpected lesson I learned about myself and what I wanted my latest book to do.
  • Discover why, instead of writing a book a couple of years ago, I accidentally went to the beach instead.
  • And I share what changed for this book: how I wrote the entire first draft in a week, and what I did differently.

If you have any questions at all about writing and self-publishing a book – or just a question about writing in general – drop a comment underneath the video or send me an email and ask. We’ll answer it!

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About the Author

Vicky Fraser

Please do share any articles from this site in part or in full — as long as you leave all links intact, give credit to the author, and include a link to this website and the following bio. Vicky is a gin-quaffing, pole-dancing, trapeze-swinging copywriter who writes about the perils and joys of writing, velociraptor training, and running a small business. She writes this stuff on her websites vickyfraser.com and cookiesforbreakfast.co.uk. She’s the author of one book (with two more in utero) and teaches small business owners how to write copy that sells, and how to be more fecking interesting. You can follow her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn.


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