I have created a few documents in the hope of inspiring and helping other individuals starting their writing careers. These guides are aimed toward beginner authors with no previous experience.
This is a guide for people who are dreaming of becoming authors, but don’t know where to start. It will take you through 10 easy steps on what you need to think about when starting out. Complement this with my other YouTube Tutorial Videos that I host on my Channel and it will take you to the next level.
This is a booklet to be printed out on double sided print so that it becomes an A5 document that you can have with you and jot down your ideas as you are on the move. It specs out the main headings that you need to think about when forming your world building and character building.
This contains tick-lists of tasks you need to complete before you publish and whilst promoting your book. It also contains a weekly schedule that you can use when planning your writing and publishing pace.
This is a table composed of Awards & Competitions that are suitable for international writers who write their stories in English. The awards and competitions selected are either free or have a small fee. The website of the award institute is included so that you can easily read the complete criteria to be eligible to submit your work.
This Excel spreadsheet is designed to meet the criteria for simple and basic bookkeeping for authors. It requires you to paste in your data and then the Financial Statements and graphs of your performance will populate automatically.
This YouTube video is a tutorial on tips and tricks for individuals who are thinking about starting to write and how they can bring their author business to the next level.
This YouTube video is STEP 1 of the writers’ guide for beginner authors and will talk you through what you can think about when choosing what type of author you want to become.
This YouTube video is STEP 2 of the writers’ guide for beginner authors and will talk you through what you can think about when researching your customers. Who are your readers? What do they like to read about? What covers are they drawn to?
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These documents contain contents that are documented after T.M. Caruana’s experiences and are not a complete reflection of all aspects within becoming a successful author. These tips and tricks are only her opinions and any user will need to assess how they can apply to their author career. These documents are only supposed to serve to aid the beginner author on what they could think about before they start writing.
These files are used at the user’s own risk and T.M. Caruana takes no responsibility of any inaccuracies or any financial loss in occurrence with these guides and templates. If you are not sure about how to use them it is advisable that you refrain from using them.